Vodka companies have begun to specialize in not only crisp, clean vodka but also in various flavors. Some of the most common flavors are fruity, including vodka strawberry. There are several vodka distilleries that make this vodka and it has become very popular amongst consumers for both homes and in restaurant bars. The liquor can be enjoyed by itself, in shots and in cocktails, making it very versatile.
Vodka strawberry is special because it encompasses vodka and a fruity flavor without adding sugar or syrups to obtain it. In order to experience strawberry and vodka at the same time, it only works when they are made together.
There are many different drinks that can be made with vodka strawberry. These include:
To enjoy the vodka strawberry as a standalone, you will simply need to pour a shot over a glass of ice and top with carbonated soda. You will be able to taste the flavors of the vodka without muddling the taste with other mix-ins.
A chocolate covered strawberry martini is a very popular drink. This can be made by filling a cocktail shaker with ice. You then add two parts of vodka strawberry and one part crème de cocoa inside. Shake until the outside of the shaker is cold to the touch. Strain the contents into a martini glass and garnish with a strawberry.
Various shots can be made with the vodka as well. A common one is to mix it with strawberry gelatin and make Jell-O shots however there are many others, too.
Cocktails are as far and wide as the imagination. Anything that you would enjoy with a strawberry can also go well into a cocktail. This includes using such ingredients as lime juice, orange juice and Midori Melon. Lemon lime soda will also be a great addition to the vodka as a base for the cocktail of your choice. You can create your own drink or borrow one from various recipes online and off.
There are a lot of brands that make vodka strawberry, however you can make it on your own, too. All you will need is fresh strawberries, a bottle of ordinary vodka and a pitcher. If you have the kind of pitcher that is used for infusing water, this is even better. Pour the vodka into the pitcher. Now slice fresh strawberries and place them into the pitcher. The more strawberries you add, the stronger in flavor your freshly made vodka will be. You will need to place the vodka and strawberries in the refrigerator for at least twenty four hours. Once you are ready to serve the vodka, strain it to ensure you don't have any strawberry grit. Then you are ready to enjoy your vodka strawberry.
Vodka has been a popular liquor for years. As more and more companies are offering flavors, it has expanded the number of cocktails that can be made.