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Vodka Cocktail Recipes

Vodka is the best spirit to keep around at all times and it is the most popular base spirit for cocktails. With a only a few mixers and liqueurs you can make a variety of cocktails, each with their own distinct taste. This is a collection of vodka cocktail recipes listed with their main ingredients and those listed at the top are some of the most popular vodka drinks.
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10 Popular Vodka Cocktails to Try
This list of vodka cocktails is a long one and if you're just starting out with your exploration of cocktails, these 10 drinks are absolutely essential to try.

5 Easy Vodka Cocktails Video
Vodka cocktails are some of the most basic mixed drinks that can be served. Learn these 5 easy vodka cocktails for your next party. Cocktails included: Vodka Soda, Vodka Seven, Screwdriver (text recipe), Greyhound (text recipe), and Madras (text recipe).

Apple Martini
vodka, green apple schnapps, lemon juice

Black Russian
vodka, coffee liqueur

Bloody Mary
vodka, tomato juice, hot sauce

Campari Cocktail
vodka, Campari

Chocolate Martini
vodka, creme de cacao

vodka, cointreau, cranberry juice, lime juice

Diamond Martini
vodka, dry vermouth

vodka, Champagne, orange liqueur, pineapple juice, fresh pineapple

Hairy Navel
vodka, peach schnapps, orange juice

Long Island Iced Tea
vodka, triple sec, light rum, gin, cola

vodka, coffee liqueur, Irish cream liqueur

Sex on the Beach
vodka, peach schnapps, creme de cassis, orange juice, cranberry juice

Smith & Wesson
vodka, coffee liqueur, half and half, club soda

Vesper Martini
vodka, Gordon's gin, Kina Lillet dry vermouth

Vodka Martini
vodka, dry vermouth, bitters

Vodka Red Bull
vodka, Red Bull

Vodka Tonic
vodka, lime juice, tonic water

vodka, lemon juice, Champagne, strawberries

Alabama Slammer
vodka, Southern Comfort, amaretto, sloe gin, orange juice

vodka, lime juice, club soda, ginger simple syrup

Amore Frizzante
vodka, orange liqueur, peach nectar, Prosecco sparkling wine

Apple Cider Martini
vodka, apple cider, ginger liqueur, Velvet Falernum

April Rain
vodka, dry vermouth, lime juice

Apple Pie Martini
vodka, vanilla liqueur, apple cider, cinnamon, lime juice

Babel-On the Rocks
vodka, kahlua, half & half

Banana Split Martini
vodka, creme de cacao, banana liqueur

Basil North
vodka, apple juice, basil, lemon

Beautiful Boat
vodka, Champagne, mint

Black Cat
vodka, cherry brandy, cranberry juice, cola

Black & Gold
Blavod vodka, Goldschlager

Black Martini
vodka, blackberry brandy

Black Magic
Blavod black vodka, grenadine, 7-up

Black Rose (shooter)
Blavod vodka, Tequila Rose

Black Widow
Blavod vodka, cranberry juice

Blondie in Blue
vodka, Lillet Blonde, Marie Brizard Parfait Amour

Bloody Gazpacho
vodka, tomato juice, basil, cucumber, balsamic vinegar, Tabasco, Worcestershire sauce, lemon juice, garlic, pepper, celery salt

Bloody Caesar
vodka, clamato juice, Worcestershire and Tabasco sauces

Blue Bayou
vodka, blue curaçao, grapefruit juice, pineapple

Blueberry Martini
vodka, Patron Citronge Orange Liqueur, blueberry juice, mango juice

Blue Orange Sorbet
vodka, blue curacao, water, sugar, orange zest

Blushing Lady
vodka, pomegranate liqueur, pink grapefruit juice

Bocce Ball
vodka, amaretto, orange juice, soda

Bull Shot
vodka, beef bouillon, lemon juice, Worcestershire and Tabasco sauces, celery salt, pepper

Cape Codder
vodka, cranberry juice

Burnt Almond
vodka, coffee liqueur, amaretto

Cape Samurai
vodka, lime juice, rose syrup, ginger, green wasabi

Champagne Flamingo
vodka, Campari, Champagne

vodka, Champagne, lime cordial

vodka, blue curaçao, cream of coconut, pineapple juice, vanilla ice cream

Cherub's Cup
vodka, St. Germain, lemon juice, simple syrup, fresh strawberry, brut rose sparkling wine

Chocolate & Orange Martini
vodka, white crème de cacao, orange liqueur, chocolate

Chocolate Cake (shooter)
vodka, hazelnut liqueur, sugar coated lemon.

vodka, Irish cream liqueur, chocolate liqueur

Christi Extreme
vodka, lingonberry syrup, grapefruit juice, ginger beer

Christmas Jones
vodka, fresh strawberries, pineapple juice, 7-Up

Cinn City
vodka, Hiram Walker Original Cinn Schnapps, amaretto, orange bitters

vodka, dry vermouth, coriander nectar, orange bitters

Colorado Bulldog
vodka, coffee liqueur, milk or cream, cola

Cream Soda
vodka, Bols Yogurt, 7-Up, peach schnapps

vodka, cranberry juice

Damiana Golden
vodka, Damiana liqueur, orange juice

Crimson Crush
vodka, elderflower liqueur, pomegranate, pink grapefruit

vodka, Yellow Chartreuse, sencha green tea syrup, lemon juice, cucumber

Easter Bunny Cocktail
vodka, cherry brandy, dark creme de cacao, chocolate syrup

Deep Blue Sea Martini
vodka, blue curacao, sour mix, pineapple juice

Death by Chocolate
vodka, coffee liqueur, dark creme de cacao, chocolate ice cream, chocolate syrup

Dirty Bird
vodka, coffee liqueur, milk or cream

Dusk in Eden
vodka, pomegranate, apple juice, simple syrup

Elit Midnight Millionaire
vodka, Champagne

Electric Iced Tea
vodka, gin, light rum, tequila, blue curacao, sour mix, lemon-lime soda

vodka, brandy or spiced rum, wine, orange, clove, vanilla extract, cardamom, ginger, nutmeg, cinnamon, brown sugar

Envelope Please
vodka, orange liqueur, apple juice, lime juice, cranberry juice

Espresso Martini
vodka, coffee liqueur, creme de cacao, espresso

Fins of Faith
vodka, Yellow Chartreuse, coconut water, demerara syrup, lime juice, Peychauds bitters, Peppadew peppers, baby arugula

vodka, grapefruit juice, grenadine

Fourth of July (shooter)
vodka, blue curacao, grenadine

Frog in a Blender
vodka, cranberry juice, lime wheels

Ginger Martini
vodka, ginger liqueur, lemon juice

Gabrielle's X-Rated Kiss
vodka, X-Rated Fusion, raspberry liqueur

vodka, Amaretto

Golden Raspberry
vodka, tequila, Jägermeister, raspberry juice, grenadine

vodka, grapefruit juice

Green Carnation
vodka, Midori, Benedictine, lime juice

vodka, melon liqueur

Halloween Hpnotist
vodka, Hpnotiq liqueur, lemon juice

vodka, Green Chartreuse, curacao

Harvey Wallbanger
vodka, Galliano, orange juice

Harvest Moon
vodka, dry vermouth, lemon juice, spiced mead reduction, Angostura and baked apple bitters, apple cider, fig, pecan

Hawaiian Sea Breeze
vodka, cranberry juice, pineapple juice

Hawaiian Iced Tea
vodka, gin, light rum, tequila, triple sec, sour mix, pineapple juice

Hello Kitty
vodka, TY KU liqueur, lemonade

Hollywood Martini
vodka, black raspberry liqueur, pineapple juice

Honey Deuce
vodka, lemonade, Chambord, honeydew melons

Ice Kaffe
vanilla and clear vodkas, coffee liqueur, cream, a cafe con leche ice cube

vodka, Pernod or peppermint schnapps

vodka, Covey Run Semillon Ice Wine

Icy Spicy Blue Ice Martini
vodka, jalapeno juice

vodka, apricot brandy, pineapple juice

Irish Whip
vodka, Cuban rum, Pernod, creme de menthe, 7-Up, orange juice

In & Out Lemontini
vodka, lemoncello

Jellyfish Cocktail
vodka, blue curacao, white sambuca, cream.

Irish Martini
vodka, Irish whiskey, dry vermouth

vodka, apricot brandy, lime juice, mint

vodka, triple sec orange liqueur, lime juice

La Peau Douce (Soft Skin)
vodka, wine, rose water

Lava Lamp Martini
vodka, raspberry schnapps, honey

Kissy Suzuki
vodka, cranberry and apple juice, raspberry puree, 7-Up

Kiwi Martini
vodka or citrus vodka, kiwi, simple syrup

La Dame Blasee (The Jaded Lady)
vodka, absinthe, Sauvignon Blanc, parsley and lemon simple syrup, lemon juice, mint bitters

Leprechaun Leap
vodka, Domaine de Canton ginger liqueur, kiwi, egg white, lemon juice, simple syrup

vodka, lychee liqueur, lime juice

Lemon Drop Martini
vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup

Licorice Stick
vodka, sambuca

Lovers Lane
vodka, X-Rated Fusion, lemoncello, lime juice, Angostura bitters

Mad Eye Martini
vodka, Hpnotiq, lychee juice

Long Beach Tea
vodka, gin, light rum, tequila, triple sec, sour mix, cranberry juice

Mango Tonic
vodka, mango liqueur, tonic water

Love Potion #9
vodka, creme de cacao, strawberries, vanilla ice cream

vodka, cranberry juice, orange juice

Melon Patch
vodka, triple sec orange liqueur, melon liqueur, club soda

Melon Ball (shooter)
vodka, melon liqueur, pineapple juice

Miami Iced Tea
vodka, gin, light rum, peach schnapps, triple sec, sour mix, lemon-lime soda

Midnight Martini
vodka, coffee liqueur

Mistletoe Martini
vodka, cranberry tea, orange and lemon juices

Ninotchka Cocktail
vodka or vanilla vodka, white crème de cacao, lemon juice

Nutty Martini
vodka, Frangelico

Belvedere Toffee Apple
citrus vodka, apple juice, lemon juice, toffee syrup

Nothing Left to Lose
vodka, Yellow Chartreuse, bay leaf soda with roasted lemon, lemon bitters

Moscow Mule
vodka, ginger beer, lime juice

Natural Vanilla Martini
vodka, Navan vanilla liqueur, lime juice

October Screwdriver
Blavod vodka, orange juice

Orange Martini
vodka, triple sec, orange bitters

PAMA Ginger-tini
vodka, PAMA Pomegranate Liqueur, grapefruit juice, sour mix, Monin Ginger Syrup

Peppermint Froth
vodka, peppermint schnapps, simple syrup, cream

PAMA Martini
vodka, PAMA Pomegranate Liqueur, orange liqueur

Peach Treaty
vodka, rooibos tea, peach juice, orange blossom honey, lemon juice, violet blossoms

Pearl Harbor
vodka, melon liqueur, pineapple juice

Peary Bird
vodka, Tuaca, B&B, simple syrup, pear, nutmeg

Peppermint Kiss
vodka, Midori, peppermint schnapps, basil, pineapple juice, lemon juice

Perfect Greyhound
vodka, triple sec, grapefruit juice

Pink Honey Martini
vodka, Bärenjäger honey liqueur, cranberry juice, sour mix

Pink Flamingo
vodka, Cointreau, sloe gin, orange juice

Planetary Punch
vodka, melon liqueur, peach puree, orange and pineapple juices

Pravda Mintini
vodka, creme de menthe, peppermint schnapps

Pot of Gold
vodka, elderflower syrup or liqueur, cucumber, mint, ginger beer

Purple Martini
vodka, triple sec, purple juice

Raspberry Smash
vodka, black raspberry liqueur, pineapple juice

Raspberry Truffle
vodka, Kahlua, Chambord

Screaming Greenie
vodka, absinthe, lemoin juice, simple syrup, basil

Razzie Jazzie
vodka, cinnamon schnapps, jasmine tea, raspberry lemonade, simple syrup, mint, lemon

Red Carpet
vodka, Campari, pomegranate schnapps, pomegranate juice, simple syrup

Red Lotus
vodka, lychee liqueur, cranberry juice

vodka, rum, blue curacao, Chambord

Royal Wedding Punch
vodka, green tea, apple juice, absinthe, lemonade, simple syrup

vodka, Campari, Cinzano Bianco Vermouth

Reindeer Caesar
vodka, clamato juice, lemon juice, hot pepper and Worcestershire sauces, nutmeg.

Screaming Orgasm
vodka, amaretto, coffee and Irish cream liqueurs

Screaming Viking
vodka, dry vermouth, lime juice, celery stalk, cucumber spear

Soul Trip Tipple
vodka, guava nectar, lemon juice, bitters

Square One Sensation
vodka, maraschino liqueur, spa nectar, fresh mint

Spider's Kiss
vodka, Midori, lemon juice, chocolate syrup, grenadine

Strawberry Kissel Explosion
vodka, amaretto, lemon juice, orange juice, simple syrup, rhubarb bitters, strawberry pearls

vodka, orange juice

Sea Breeze
vodka, cranberry juice, grapefruit juice

Tea Tini
vodka, iced tea, lemon juice

Sweet Ben's Pink Lemonade
vodka, X-Rated Fusion, lemonade

Strawberry Berryoska
vodka, fresh strawberries, lemonade

Spring Suite
vodka, spring pea puree, Meyer lemon marmalade, lemon juice, mint

Sweet Summer Days
vodka, apple rum, lemon juice

Steel Helmet
vodka, coffee liqueur, Galliano, milk

Tarra Christi
vodka, lingonberry syrup, cucumber, tarragon, lime

Texas Tea
vodka, rum, tequila, gin, bourbon, triple sec, sweet and sour mix, cola

Sweet Dreams
vodka, Patron XO Cafe Dark Cocoa, caramel syrup.

Summertime Fruit Punch Lemonade
vodka, watermelon, parsley, sparkling pink lemonade, agave nectar, lemon juice

vodka, whiskey, rum, tequila, cola, sugar

vodka, black raspberry liqueur, cranberry juice

Touchdown Tea
vodka, tequila, rum, gin, triple sec, Gatorade, cola

White Carnation
vodka, peach schnapps, orange juice, lemon-lime soda, cream

Vodka Lemon Sorbet
vodka, sugar, lemon

Vampire Kiss Martini
vodka, Chambord, Champagne

Vodka Gimlet
vodka, lime juice

Ultimate Pitcher of Bloody Mary
vodka, tomato juice, bloody mary mix (recipe included)

Vodka Collins
vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup, club soda

Wasabi Martini
vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup, wasabi

Watermelon Cosmo
vodka, watermelon liqueur, cranberry juice, lime juice, simple syrup

White Christmas Dream
vodka, amaretto, heavy cream

Widow Maker
vodka, Jägermeister, coffee liqueur, grenadine

Yellow Submarine
vodka, white rum, banana liqueur

vodka, Chambord, 7-Up drink.

Vodka Sour
vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup

Woo Woo
vodka, peach schnapps, cranberry juice

White Russian
vodka, kahlua, cream

vodka, ouzo

Cherry Lane
cherry vodka, Benedictine, lemon juice, simple syrup, bitters

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