10 Quick and Easy Vodka Cocktails Slideshow

If you need a drink stat, try your hand at these fuss-free sips

White Russian

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How could we not include the White Russian? This indulgent combination of Kahlúa, vodka, and heavy cream is a staple for a reason.

 

Click here for the White Russian recipe.

 

Lemon Basil Martini

We didn’t think it was possible, but the classic martini just got an upgrade. Use lemon-flavored vodka with sprinkle in fresh basil for a sweet and tart herbal night cap.

Click here for the Lemon Basil Martini recipe.

Pink Lemon Ball Drop

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Watching your figure, but still want to enjoy a swig here and there? Sip on this delicious guilt-free treat.

Click here for the Pink Lemon Ball Drop recipe.

Pomegranate Cosmo

Pomegranate Cosmo

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This grown-up Cosmo celebrates the lightness of pomegranate juice, the delicate orange flavor of Cointreau , and the bite of vodka. Relieve the stress of the day as you mix the ingredients and then breathe in the wonderful citrus finish of orange and lime essential oils.

Click here for the Pomegranate Cosmo recipe.

Spiced Apple Mule

Here’s a delicious fall twist on the classic Moscow Mule. Get creative by infusing the vodka with sliced apples and Earl Grey tea. You’ll have a homemade hit in no time that will garner glowing reviews from your guests.

Click here for the Spiced Apple Mule recipe.

Spiced Ginger Milk Tea Vodka Martini

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For all ginger fanatics, this is for you. This martini screams indulgence with fresh ginger, silky heavy cream, and the distinct taste of vodka all rounded out by the gentle oolong tea. This will send you straight to your happy place.

 

Click here for the Spiced Ginger Milk Tea Vodka Martini recipe.

Spumante-Vodka Cocktail With Lemon Sorbet

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Whether for a special occasion or “just because,” it’s always a great time to indulge in Champagne (or a good sparkling wine) and vodka! This reviving lemon sorbet libation can be made in seconds flat. 

Click here for the Spumante-Vodka Cocktail With Lemon Sorbet recipe.

Strawberry Vodka Delight

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If you’re ready for warmer weather to arrive, hold on a little longer. But, in the meantime, try this delightful strawberry cocktail with fresh orange juice for a glimpse of refreshing sunny-day drinks to come!

Click here for the Strawberry Vodka Delight recipe.

The Idillic

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Give this spicy and savory libation a whirl if you’re looking to amuse your palate. The dill adds the savory as infused serrano kicks up the heat, while orange juice and tangerine vodka will deliver a clean, sweet, finish.

 

Click here for The Idillic recipe.

White Russian

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How could we not include the White Russian? This indulgent combination of Kahlúa, vodka, and heavy cream is a staple for a reason.

 

Click here for the White Russian recipe.

Winthrop Gimlet

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This earthy, tart, sweet drink will have you making two more before you’re done with your first. With pepper, cucumber, and muddled arugula, this is a far better way to have your vegetables than in a salad.

 

Click here for the Winthrop Gimlet recipe.