Simple and Delicious Vodka Cocktails for Any Occasion Skip to main content

Whether you’re looking to spice up your home happy hour or need some new party tricks, vodka-based cocktails are always a good idea. From the classic Moscow Mule to the more modern Espresso Martini, there’s a vodka drink for everyone.

If you’re a fan of fruity drinks, try adding some fresh berries or citrus to your vodka cocktail. For a summery twist, muddle some mint leaves or make a vodka soda with a splash of fruit juice. And if you’re feeling adventurous, why not try infusing your vodka with herbs or spices?

Here are some simple but delicious cocktails for your next party or night in.

Cranberry Limoncello Cosmo

This festive holiday cocktail is the perfect way to start any night. Whether you’re celebrating or relaxing from a long week, this drink is perfect. The sweetness of the limoncello perfectly balances the tartness of the cranberry juice, and the lime juice gives it a nice zesty flavour. The triple sec helps to smooth out the flavours and makes this cocktail super easy to drink.


  • 120ml vodka
  • 60ml cranberry juice
  • 30ml limoncello
  • 15ml fresh lime juice


  1. In a shaker filled with ice, combine all ingredients.
  2. Shake vigorously and strain into a chilled glass.
  3. Garnish with a lime wedge and serve.


The Savannah Banana Martini

The Savannah Banana Martini is a delicious and refreshing cocktail that is perfect for any occasion. This drink is made with vodka, banana liqueur, and cream and is garnished with a banana slice and a cherry. The Savannah Banana Martini is a great way to enjoy a banana split in cocktail form and is sure to be a hit with your guests.


  • 30 ml vodka
  • 15 ml banana liqueur
  • 15 ml white crème de menthe
  • 60 ml pineapple juice


  1. Pour the vodka, banana liqueur, white crème de menthe, and pineapple juice into a cocktail shaker filled with ice cubes.
  2. Shake well.
  3. Strain into a chilled martini glass.
  4. Garnish with chocolate shavings on top.


Rosemary-Lavender Infused Vodka

Rosemary and lavender are two herbs that pair together beautifully. Their aromatic and slightly floral scents complement each other perfectly, making a lovely infused vodka. This Rosemary-Lavender Infused Vodka is incredibly easy to make, and it’s perfect for sipping on its own or using in cocktails. To make the infusion, combine a few sprigs of rosemary and lavender with vodka in a jar or bottle. Let it sit for a day or two so that the flavours can meld, then strain out the herbs and enjoy.

This Rosemary-Lavender Infused Vodka is incredibly versatile. It can be used in cocktails, from refreshing summer drinks, to rich and cosy winter libations. And if you’re feeling creative, you can use it in cooking. Just a splash added to a dish can enhance the flavour.

The appeal of vodka-based cocktails is largely due to the fact that vodka is a very versatile liquor. It can be used in various cocktails, from the classic martini to the more modern cosmopolitan. Vodka-based cocktails are also generally very refreshing and easy to drink. No matter how you make it, a vodka cocktail is always refreshing and delicious. So next time you’re in the mood for a drink, try one of these vodka-based cocktails and raise a glass to good times.

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