It's Time to Celebrate Vodka
Today is National Vodka Day!
Vodka has been around since the 12th century, originally created for medicinal purposes, and clearly it is not going anywhere since it represents a whopping 34.1% of all distilled spirits and 25% of drinks sold in the U.S. With this volume of popularity and money-making ability, Vodka definitely deserves a celebratory day in its honor!
Vodka can be distilled from grapes, wheat, potatoes, and more. Whether guests like their vodka on the rocks, flavored, with olives, shaken or stirred in their favorite cocktail, there is truly something for every imbibing guest. Celebrate this endlessly versatile spirit by featuring some innovative vodka cocktails to intrigue your customers on National Vodka Day!
Consider trying some of the recipes listed below:
SKYY Hibiscus Soda
1.5 oz. SKYY Vodka
Shake and strain into Collins glass, fill with soda water and garnish with mint and an orange peel.
Hibiscus Rose Syrup Recipe
Simmer 1/4 lb. Hibiscus Flowers in 2 cups of water for 15 minutes. Strain Flowers Add 1 lb. sugar and bring to boil. Cook until sugar is incorporated. Add 1 tbsp. rose water
1.5 oz. Smirnoff Sorbet Light White Peach
Build in a rocks class then garnish with a lemon.
Rise & Shine
1 oz. Grey Goose L’Orange Vodka
Combine vodka, orange juice, lemon juice, pomegranate juice and ice into a cocktail shaker. Shake well and strain into a flute. Top with MARTINI Asti.