Get your freak on with Russian water! Vodka is a top favorite base for boozy drinks because its versatility makes it usable in almost anything. Take a whack at whipping up classic vodka cocktails or go wild and try your hand at crazy mixology vodka drinks. Whether you’re in hardcore Party Mode™, celebrating birthdays, or having a classy cocktail dinner with the in-laws, Tipsy Bartender has vodka recipes for every occasion.
Help! I’m a vodka virgin and don’t know where to start!
No need to panic because this is what we do! For the shy vodka drink beginner, you can’t go wrong with classic vodka cocktails. Our Vodka Martini is an easy vodka cocktail that makes even the least experienced drinkers feel like James Bond… or a Bond Girl. We don’t judge. But if martinis aren’t your thing or you just need a boost of Vitamin C, try a Screwdriver. Vodka and orange juice is a match made in heaven, and it is one of the best easy vodka cocktails you can make. Wanna get closer to the vodka drink origin? Whip up a Moscow Mule! This ginger bad boy is easy peasy… Lime squeezy. Because it’s simply vodka, ginger beer, and lime juice.
What the heck am I drinking?
We’ll teach you a thing, homeboy! Your favorite cocktail ingredient is distilled from fermented cereal grains and potatoes, so it sounds like a pretty delicious drink already. While standard vodkas in the U.S. have a minimum alcohol percentage of 40%, the European Union requires a minimum of 37.5%. It’s pretty common knowledge that vodka and vodka cocktails have origins in Eastern Europe. The popular drink has nicknames such as Vladimir Putin and Russian Water. But the names are actually not too far off because “vodka” comes from the Slavic word for “water.”
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The Hairy Navel
Gimme gimme that Vodka Gimlet!
The Salty Dog
This classic Harvey Wallbanger cocktail recipe is pretty delicious and simple, and we’re going to dive into its history a bit below.
Green Tea Shot
Go green with this Irish whiskey shot! Even though this Green Tea Shot doesn't actually contain green tea, it still somehow tastes as if it does.
420 Liquid Marijuana Jungle Juice
Get litty with this tropical melon rum punch recipe!
Pink Panty Dropper Punch
This beerified vodka lemonade will have you holding on to your panties. So grab a glass and sip on this perfect pink vodka punch recipe.
This berry vodka mixed drink is way tastier than the name suggests. Hydrate while you drink by combining vodka, Triple Sec, Mixed Berry Powerade, and lemon lime soda.
This luscious-tasting lagoon cocktail combines vodka, Blue Curaçao, lemonade, and lime juice.
Taste the Rainbow
Taste the rainbow with this colorful fruity layered vodka cocktail recipe.
Captain on Acid Shot
Whip up one or a few of these layered coconut rum shots. With pineapple juice, grenadine, and blue curacao, it’s one colorful shooter recipe.
Jamaican Rum Punch
This classic rum punch recipe is heavy on the punch with three types of rum, tropical fruit juices, and a splash of grenadine.
This classic tropical cocktail will have you feeling like its namesake with three types of rum, apricot brandy, pineapple and citrus juice, and a touch of grenadine.
With one side a strawberry daiquiri and the other a creamy pina colada, you can have the best of both worlds with this 2-in-1 fruity frozen cocktail.