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21 Terrific Tequila Cocktails (Recipes Included)

From ‘wasting away in Margaritaville’ to the last drops of Ranch Water, the legendary tequila is a time-honored spirit that surprises sippers with depth, complexity, and history. I have the privilege of being Home Stratosphere’s resident alcoholic and I’ve rounded up and hogtied some of the easiest, most essential tequila drinks for our joint pleasure. …

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21 Vodka Cocktails Every “Host” Needs to Know How to Mix

In Russian it means ‘little water’, but this name can be deceiving. Vodka is far from water, with a large range of cocktails and effects. On the surface, it is unassuming yet far-reaching, transparent yet full of possibility.  In a way, this nebulous spirit is unique among the other aqua vitae we’ve explored thus far. …

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Moscow 77 Vodka Cocktail Recipes

An interesting riff on the French 75 I came up with. Using vodka and some Lillet gave the drink a completely different structure, but it still worked really well as a combination. The drink is a little rounder, a little sweeter, and a little more downplayed. Step-by-step instructions and ingredients for creating the Moscow 77 …

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White Russian Vodka Cocktail Recipe

Like a milkshake with some pep to it. I personally like the texture of the heavy cream, which is diluted in the shaker and gives the drink an ice-cream consistency. Like Christmas in a Collins glass. Step-by-step instructions and ingredients for creating the White Russian Vodka Cocktail Recipes Related to: All Vodka Cocktails Recipes

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Cranberry Vodka Cocktail Recipe

This is the best highball combination for vodka (in my humble opinion). The cranberry juice has all the components of a successful cocktail in one ingredient – enjoy it for the sour sweetness that pairs so well with vodka. Step-by-step instructions and ingredients for creating the Cranberry Vodka Cocktail Related to: All Vodka Cocktails Recipes

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Lemon Drop Martini Vodka Cocktail Recipe

A delicious sweet-sour drink. For some reason the only time I’ve ever made lots of these was when bachelorette parties would come by the bar. Bachelorette parties are 93% fueled by Lemon Drops. Also makes 3-4 great shots if you pour this into shooter glasses. Step-by-step instructions and ingredients for creating the Lemon Drop Martini …

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Bloody Caesar Vodka Cocktail Recipe

Calgary’s finest. An excellent savory cocktail that has lots of possibilities for personalization. Read the longer article for some of my Caesar Mix tips for at-home bartenders. Below is the bare-bones Caesar and it’s great. Step-by-step instructions and ingredients for creating the Bloody Caesar Vodka Cocktail. Related to: All Vodka Cocktails Recipes

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