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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.
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.
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.