ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Easy Vodka Mixed Drinks

Updated on June 15, 2011
Popular brand for vodka drinks photo: andym8y @flickr
Popular brand for vodka drinks photo: andym8y @flickr

History of Vodka and Vodka Drinks

Vodka was first made in eastern Europe, specifically Russia and Poland, where it is still popular. Vodka is often drank straight with meals in eastern Europe. Although vodka has been consumed in Europe for centuries, it has been popular in the USA for less than 100 years.

Today, vodka is one of the most popular drinks around the world. It is enjoyed neat, but also in many classic vodka cocktails, such as a Screwdriver, Bloody Mary, Cosmopolitan, White Russian, and Long Island Iced Tea. Vodka is a great mixer for many alcoholic drinks, as it has no strong, distinctive taste. Below are learn how to make some popular, but easy vodka mixed drinks.

Written history dates vodka back to at least 800 AD. It was originally used for therapeutic reasons. Its ability to inebriate individuals was not discovered for hundreds of years.

Vodka can be made out of many foods. The earliest vodka was made from rye. Soon, the most popular way to make vodka was with potatoes, because the process was easier using potatoes. Today, most often grains are used, including rye, barley, rice, and wheat. But the most common food used today to make vodka is corn.

Mixed Drinks How To

Vodka Drinks - How to Make a Vodka Slime Drink

Vodka Slime Ingredients
1 shot each: vodka and lime juice

Add ice to a highball glass. Pour the shots of vodka and lime juice over the ice. Fill the glass up with 7UP. Stir and serve.

Woo Woo - One of my favorite vodka drinks photo:StuartWebster @flickr
Woo Woo - One of my favorite vodka drinks photo:StuartWebster @flickr

Vodka Mixed Drinks #2 - How to Make Woo Woo Vodka Cocktails

Woo Woo Cocktail Drink Ingredients
1 shot each: vodka and Peach schnapps
2 shots cranberry juice or orange juice

Fill highball glass with ice almost to top. Add the vodka and schnapps. Then add the shots of juice. Stir and serve.May garnish with a lime slice or wedge as shown.

Classic Vodka Cocktails- How to Make a Screwdriver Drink

How to Make a Classic Vodka Drink, The Screwdriver

Fill a glass with ice. Pour 2 shots of vodka in the glass. Fill the rest of the glass up with orange juice. Sitr. An orange slice makes a nice garnish.

Another tasty vodka drink - French Martini photo: StuartWebster @flickr
Another tasty vodka drink - French Martini photo: StuartWebster @flickr

Vodka Mixed Drinks - French Martini Cocktail

How to Make a French Martini Drink

2 shots vodka, 1 shot pineapple juice, 1/2 shot chambord (raspberry liqueur)

Shake all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. After it is chilled, strain and pour into a martini glass.

Easy Vodka Mixed Drinks Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • shin_rocka04 profile image


      6 years ago from Maryland

      A screwdriver and long island is def a good way to end a week every once in a while =).

    • profile image


      7 years ago

      made a twist on the vodka slime; used lemon juice instead and added apple sourpuss (also had to use black cherry vodka because thatwas all i had). pretty damn good stuff :3


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)