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Vodka cocktails for the Fourth of July

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Reach for the SKYY

Sip in style this Independence Day with one of these patriotic cocktails.
The Pom Patriot
Patriotic cocktails

Reach for
the SKYY

Sip in style this Independence Day
with one of these patriotic cocktails.

The Pom patriot

Ingredients:

  • 1-1/2 ounces SKYY vodka
  • 1 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 1 ounce pomegranate Juice
  • 1/2 ounce agave nectar
  • 1-1/2 ounces ginger beer
  • 1/2 ounce cold water

Directions:

Pour all ingredients in a bottle and close with a metal cap. Chill before serving.

Lady liberty

Ingredients:

  • 1-1/2 ounces SKYY vodka
  • 1-1/2 ounces white grapefruit Juice
  • 1-1/2 ounces white grape juice
  • 1/2 ounce fresh-squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 1/2 ounce cold water

Directions:

  1. Pour all ingredients in a bottle and close with a metal cap.
  2. Chill before serving.

All-American Beauty

All-American beauty

Ingredients:

  • 1-1/2 ounces SKYY Vodka
  • 1 ounce fresh-squeezed Meyer lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 3 Meyer lemon peels

Directions:

  1. Muddle lemon peels, lemon juice, and simple syrup.
  2. Add the vodka and ice.
  3. Shake and strain over fresh ice cubes.
  4. Garnish with a twist of lemon.

The Firecracker

The firecracker

Ingredients:

  • 3 ounces SKYY Vodka
  • 6 fresh cherries, pitted
  • 1/2 fresh lime, cut into 3 wedges
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 cup crushed ice
  • Cubed ice

Directions:

  1. Muddle cherries, lime, and sugar.
  2. Add the vodka and cubed ice.
  3. Shake and strain over fresh crushed ice.
  4. Garnish with lime and red cherries.

Big blue

Ingredients:

  • 1-1/2 ounces SKYY Vodka
  • 2 ounces fresh-squeezed lime juice
  • 1/2 ounce triple sec
  • 1 ounce simple syrup
  • 1/2 ounce blue curacao
  • 1/2 ounce water
  • 4 blackberries

Directions:

  1. Mix all ingredients together in a shaker and pour over crushed ice.
  2. Garnish with blackberries on a wooden or metal skewers.
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