Our Blue Shark Vodka Cocktails

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Recipes from the Reef

Whether you are a newbie to the Blue Shark scene or just brushin’ up on your mixing skills, enjoy these 21 mixed drink recipes.

Using simple recipes paired with quick and breezy video tutorials, you’re sure to be the star of the night! So, whether you’re a pro behind the bar or you’re trying something new, we’ve made it easy for you to mix the perfect Blue Shark Vodka drink—and have fun. So, watch, mix, and sip!

It’s going to be a great night with the Shark That Won’t Bite!

Sea Breeze


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • Cranberry juice
  • Fresh grapefruit juice
  • Fresh lime wheel
Directions
  1. Pour the Blue Shark Vodka into a high ball glass over ice
  2. Fill halfway with fresh grapefruit juice
  3. Top off with cranberry juice
  4. Garnish with a lime wheel

Cosmopolitan


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • ½ oz. Triple sec
  • Splash of Cranberry juice
  • Lemon twist
Directions
  1. Add all ingredients to Blue Shark Shaker with ice
  2. Shake and strain into a chilled martini glass
  3. Garnish with a lemon twist

Screwdriver


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • Orange juice
Directions
  1. Pour the Blue Shark Vodka into a high ball glass over ice
  2. Fill with orange juice

Salty Dog


Ingredients
  • 1 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 1 oz. Fresh grapefruit juice
  • 1 Rosemary sprig
Directions
  1. Stir in a shaker
  2. Serve over ice in a salt-rimmed high ball glass
  3. Garnish with a rosemary sprig

Vodka and Tonic


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • Tonic water
  • Fresh lime
Directions
  1. Pour the Blue Shark Vodka into a high ball glass over ice
  2. Fill with Tonic water
  3. Add a squeeze of lime

4th of July Masonboro Punch


Ingredients
  • 1 cup Blue Shark Vodka
  • 1 cup Black raspberry liqueur
  • 3 cups Limeade
  • ½ cup Blueberries
  • ½ cup Raspberries
  • 1 Apple or ¼ Honeydew melon cut into star shapes
  • Ice (as needed)
Directions
  1. Combine the Blue Shark Vodka, black raspberry liqueur and limeade in a large pitcher
  2. Chill until cold
  3. Serve over ice with blueberries, raspberries and apple stars for a patriotic twist
Pro Tip:
  • If using apples in this recipe, soak them in a bit of 7UP® after cutting in the star shapes to prevent them from turning brown

Bloody Mary


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 4 oz. Sacramento® Tomato Juice
  • 1 tsp. Fresh lime juice
  • Dash of Texas Pete®
  • Dash of Tabasco® Sauce
  • 2 Dashes Worcestershire Sauce
  • Pinch of Celery salt
  • 1 Lime wedge
  • 1 Lemon wedge
  • 1 Celery stalk
  • Coarse ground black pepper to taste
Directions
  1. Add Blue Shark Vodka, Sacramento® Tomato Juice and ice to a shaker
  2. Add Texas Pete®, lime juice, Tabasco® and Worcestershire
  3. Shake
  4. Pour everything into a highball glass
  5. Go nuts with your garnishes! Try celery stalks, olives, bacon, dill pickles, pickled green beans, even lemons

Harvey Wallbanger


Ingredients
  • 3 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 4 oz. Fresh orange juice
  • ¾ oz. Galliano®
  • Orange wedge
  • Maraschino cherry
Directions
  1. Mix the Blue Shark Vodka and fresh orange juice in a pint or highball glass with ice
  2. Sprinkle Galliano® on top
  3. Garnish with an orange wedge and maraschino cherry

Blue NALU inspired by the Poi Dog


Ingredients
  • 1 ½ oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • ¾ oz. Thai Basil and Black Peppercorn Syrup
  • ¾ oz. Yuzu Citrus (¼ oz. Yuzu juice ½ oz. Lemon juice)
  • 2 ½ oz. Fresh squeezed Pomelo or Grapefruit juice
  • 1 Italian Basil sprig
  • Kosher Salt and Black Pepper Rim
Directions
  1. Rim half of Collins glass with salt and pepper
  2. Combine all ingredients and shake for 10 seconds in a mixing tin
  3. Strain over fresh ice into Collins glass
  4. Garnish with sprig of Italian Basil

Cape Cod


Ingredients
  • 1 ½ oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 4 oz. Cranberry juice
  • Club soda
  • Orange slice
Directions
  1. Pour the Blue Shark Vodka and cranberry juice over ice in Collins glass
  2. Fill with club soda and stir well
  3. Garnish with an orange slice

Lemon Drop


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • ½ oz. Triple sec
  • 1 oz. Fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tsp. Super fine sugar
  • Splash of Cointreau®
  • Lemon twist
Directions
  1. Place Blue Shark Vodka, Triple sec, lemon juice and sugar into a cocktail shaker with 4-5 ice cubes
  2. Shake vigorously for 30 seconds
  3. Run the lemon twist around the edge of a chilled martini glass and dunk in a small amount of sugar for a coated rim
  4. Pour the strained martini into a chilled glass
  5. Add a splash of Cointreau®
  6. Garnish with a lemon twist

Greyhound


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • Fresh Grapefruit juice
  • Lemon wedge
Directions
  1. Pour Blue Shark Vodka in a highball glass over crushed ice
  2. Fill with fresh grapefruit juice
  3. Garnish with a lemon wedge

Vodka Martini


Ingredients
  • 3 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 1 oz. Dry Vermouth
  • Splash of sugar syrup
  • Lemon twist
Directions
  1. Shake with ice
  2. Garnish with a twist

Shark on the Beach


Ingredients
  • 1 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 1 oz. Midori®
  • 1 oz. Fresh pineapple juice
  • 1 oz. Cranberry juice
  • Orange slice
Directions
  1. Build all ingredients in a highball glass filled with ice
  2. Garnish with an orange slice

Vodka Collins


Ingredients
  • 1 ½ oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 3 oz. Sweet and Sour mix
  • Soda water
  • Fresh orange slice
  • Maraschino cherry
Directions
  1. Combine Blue Shark Vodka and sweet and sour in a cocktail shaker filled with ice
  2. Shake well, then strain into a highball glass full of ice
  3. Fill the glass with soda water
  4. Garnish with an orange slice and maraschino cherry on a sword

Carolina Mule


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • ½ cup Ginger Beer
  • ½ oz. Fresh lime juice
  • Fresh lime wheel
Directions
  1. Pour Blue Shark Vodka and lime juice into a mug
  2. Add ice cubes and ginger beer
  3. Stir
  4. Garnish with a lime wheel

Mud Slide


Ingredients
  • 1 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 1 oz. Kahlua®
  • 1 oz. Baileys® Irish Cream
Directions
  1. Shake with ice
  2. Fill shaker with ingredients and ice
  3. Serve over ice in rocks glass
  4. Add chocolate flakes (optional)

Watermelon Martini


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 5 pieces of Fresh watermelon cubes
  • 1 oz. Midori® Melon Liqueur
  • ½ oz. Triple sec
  • Splash of Sweet & Sour Mix
  • Fresh watermelon slice
Directions
  1. Muddle watermelon in a shaker
  2. Fill shaker with ingredients and ice
  3. Strain and pour into cocktail glass
  4. Garnish with a watermelon slice

Vodka Soda


Ingredients
  • 1 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • 3 oz. Soda water
  • Splash of Fresh lime juice
  • 1 Lime wheel
Directions
  1. Fill highball glass with ice
  2. Combine all ingredients
  3. Stir
  4. Garnish with a lime wheel

Peach Fuzz


Ingredients
  • 2 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • ½ oz. Peach Schnapps
  • 3 oz. Cranberry juice
  • 2 oz. Orange juice
  • Fresh orange slice
Directions
  1. Build all ingredients in a highball glass filled with ice
  2. Garnish with an orange slice

White Russian


Ingredients
  • 1 oz. Blue Shark Vodka
  • ½ oz. Godiva® Liqueur
  • ½ oz. Heavy cream
Directions
  1. Shake
  2. Pour into a rocks or old fashioned glass over ice