Basic Vodka Cocktail Recipe

Prep: 10 minutesCook: 0 minutesTotal: 10 minutes
Fat 0 Carbs 15 Protein 1
Yield 1 1x


  • 1.5 oz. vodka (any brand will work)
  • 4.5 oz. juice (any kind)
  • 2 handfuls of ice, divided
  • splash soda water
  • citrus wedge


  1. Place vodka, your choice of juice, and a handful of ice into a drink shaker.
  2. Put the top on and shake until combined.
  3. Fill a glass up with ice and pour the vodka cocktail into the glass. Then, add a splash of soda water. Serve with a citrus wedge such as lime, lemon, or orange.

Tips & Notes

  • For the nutrition information, we calculated it with orange juice as the juice.
  • A moderately strong vodka cocktail is 1:3, vodka to juice. If you want a stronger drink, you can do a 1:2 ratio and for something lighter a 1:4 ratio.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Calories: 166 Sugar: 12 Fat: 0 Carbohydrates: 15 Fiber: 0 Protein: 1
Author: Lee HershCategory: DrinkMethod: No BakeCuisine: American

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