Vodka cocktail recipes

Vodka is the ideal base spirit for a cocktail as it has a neutral flavour. Try it in a traditional blend, with plenty of fruit or in a clean, crisp mixed drink. 

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An elegant vodka-based drink that'll wow your guests - it's made with creamy advocaat liqueur and homemade fruit syrup

15 mins
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Mix vodka, limoncello, Aperol and orange juice for this punchy citrus party drink - make with Campari if you prefer

5 mins
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Blend vodka, Galliano, and orange and lemon juice for a drink that's a balance of sweet and sharp – the fabulous harvey wallbanger cocktail

5 mins
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This easy passion fruit cocktail is bursting with zingy flavours and is perfect for celebrating with friends. Top with prosecco for a special tipple

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Make an easy vodka martini with our simple recipe for an elegant party tipple. Serve your cool cocktail with an olive or a twist of lemon peel

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A classic cocktail recipe for those who like a touch of citrus sweetness. Blend vodka with orange liqueur, cranberry juice and lime, then serve in chilled martini glasses

5 mins
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Blend vodka, cranberry juice and grapefruit juice to make a classic sea breeze cocktail. Serve in a tall glass and garnish with lime for a taste of summer

5 mins
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Lipsmackingly sweet and sour, the Cosmopolitan cocktail of vodka, cranberry, orange liqueur and citrus is a good-time in a glass. Perfect for a party

5 mins
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17 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Combine vodka with peach schnapps and cranberry juice to make a classic sex on the beach cocktail. Garnish with cocktail cherries and orange slices

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We like this classic vodka cocktail made with fresh cream – the Kahlúa liqueur adds a coffee-infused finish

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Mix a jug of this classic cocktail for a summer party. It's made with equal parts of vodka, gin, tequila, rum and triple sec, plus lime, cola and plenty of ice

5 mins
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7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Learn how to make the ultimate bloody mary with our easy recipe. Turn up the Tabasco spice or dial it down to mix this classic vodka cocktail to your taste

5 mins
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Peach melba comes in cocktail form with this retro vanilla vodka and peach schnapps combo, complete with layered effect

10 mins
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Indulge with an espresso martini. This is our ultimate version of the classic cocktail, which involves making coffee-flavoured vodka first

5 mins
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4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Mix vodka, peach schnapps, cranberry juice and fresh lime to make this perfect party cocktail, garnished with a lime wedge (and maybe a tiny umbrella too)

5 mins
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5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A decadent cocktail infused with the aroma of Christmas spice, this is sure to get the party season going

15 mins
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A refreshing and punchy ginger-beer based cocktail with vanilla vodka, limes, ginger and apple slices

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Our version of the ultimate classic cocktail is stirred, not shaken. Serve your martini with a twist of lemon, or an olive

5 mins
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Mix vodka with ginger beer and crushed ice and you have yourself a Moscow mule cocktail. Serve in a metal mug and garnish with mint leaves and lime

5 mins
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This fruity vodka cocktail for two is perfect for a romantic Valentine's meal - float half a passion fruit on top for an extra special touch

5 mins
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Christmas is hectic enough, so this vibrant vegan cocktail couldn’t be simpler to make and is perfect for batch making quickly for a large group

10 mins
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This twist on a Brazilian caipirinha is a perfect party cocktail. Muddle chunks of lime and granulated sugar together and top with vodka and crushed ice

5 mins
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A modern version of the classic sour cocktail, this is the ultimate Christmas drink. Salted caramel and Icelandic vodka make an irresistible mix

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Somewhere between an after-dinner drink and an indulgent dessert, this meringue-topped coffee cocktail is special way to end a smart meal with friends

30 mins
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