5 Best Vodka Cocktail Recipes

Millennials have been drinking the most amount of Vodka, according to a poll by Sensis Agency. And for good reason-It’s versatile taste and clear form make it easy to blend with almost anything. It has become the most common spirit found in cocktails and mixed drinks. It has become an essential part of any bar. It almost has no perceivable flavour or smell and this allowing other ingredients to become the main focus of a drink. 

It should be highlighted that vodka might not always be tasteless or odourless. The flavour of vodka is subtle and sometimes a bit grainy. If you drink enough vodka, you will begin to pick up the differences!

This versatility factor gives vodka the freedom to create many variations of cocktails. We share with you some amazing mixes which will surely be the life of any party!

  1. Raspberry Cosmopolitan for that perfect brunch party

This lush take on the regular cosmo will add life to any brunch party. The fresh punch of raspberry will fulfil all your holiday woes, in the comfort of your home. Make sure you use a vodka you adore, to make this cocktail even more special.

Ingredients

  • 2 oz vodka
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • 5 oz honey syrup
  • 5 raspberries
  • Prosecco

Instructions

Shake all ingredients and double strain in a coupe glass. Top with prosecco. And voila! You’re ready to host an amazing party.

2. Pimms Cup Cocktail – UK’s favourite

A long adored and loved favourite in the UK, Pimms has to be on top of your summer list of spirits. This cocktail is an absolute treat and easy to make. This refreshing cocktail results in a citrusy and herbal flavour giving you the drink you truly deserve.

Ingredients

  • 4 ounces Crop Cucumber vodka or plain vodka
  • 2 ounces Pimm’s No. 1
  • 1/2 cup grapefruit soda
  • 2 Persian-cucumber spears, for serving

Instructions

Fill each glass with ice. Divide both vodka and Pimm’s between the glasses and stir. Top with grapefruit soda. Serve with cucumber spears. Easy breezy!

3. Spiked Elderflower Lemonade – Refreshingly Easy

This homemade elderflower lemonade is an easy recipe and elevates your vodka experience to new heights. Serve this cocktail to your friends who love everything exotic, and you will automatically become the best host ever. Thank us later!

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups elderflower cordial
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice 
  • 8 ounces vodka, chilled
  • Ice cubes, for serving
  • 16 ounces seltzer or club soda, chilled

Instructions

Divide cordial, lemon juice, and vodka among 8 ice-filled glasses. Top with seltzer; stir. Serve, garnished with lemon rounds.

4. Cape Codder for the sweet tooth

We have something perfect for you to satiate those sweet cravings. This three-ingredient cocktail is a cinch to make. Served with peach schnapps, cranberry juice and vodka, it’s definitely one to remember. We recommend using good quality cranberry juice to balance out the sugary schnapps. Garnish it with a lime wedge for that little extra zest.

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Vodka
  • 0.5 oz Lime Juice
  • Cranberry Juice
  • Lime wedge, for Garnish

Instructions

In a Highball glass, add the vodka and lime juice. Add ice cubes and top with cranberry juice. Garnish with a lime wedge and you’re good to go!

5. Mint-ginger Caprisoka for the ginger lover

Herbs make any cocktail come alive with flavour. The key to extracting the herbs’ flavours and fragrant oils lies in blending them into the drink. Do this by using the end of a wooden spoon. 

Ingredients

  • 3 slices fresh ginger
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons superfine sugar
  • 5 mint sprigs
  • 4 ounces vodka
  • Ice

Instructions

Mix ginger with sugar in a glass. Add mint sprigs. Muddle until fragrant. Add vodka and ice. Garnish with mint. Stir.

So put on your bartending hats and throw that amazing party! You have all the tools you need, along with the Liqroo app where you can order any alcohol, anytime. Visit the shop section on our website to order your favourite kind of alcohol.