Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Vodka Cocktails


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Adam McDowell’s book Drinks: A User’s Guide offers ways to enjoy a cocktail under less-than-ideal circumstances, calling such a drink an ad-hoctail, including this Un-Cosmopolitan.



  1. Add the vodka and Kool-Aid into a child’s sippy cup with ice.

  2. Close the lid, shake, add a splash of orange soda, and enjoy.