Get ready for those holiday parties with cocktail inspiration from Broken Shed Vodka.

This premium vodka is made using natural distilled whey for a complex, smooth, and sustainable spirit that’s a perfect match for holiday flavors. Whether you’re looking for inspiration behind the bar or at home, these three cocktails are for bartenders of any level.  The crisp, warming vodka works in any number of cocktails, but it does wonderfully in winter drinks thanks to its light hints of vanilla and subtle sweetness.

Cottage Spritz

Cottage Spritz

Cottage Spritz

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz. Broken Shed Vodka
  • 1/2 oz. Bianco Vermouth
  • 1/2 oz. Aperol
  • 3/4 oz. Cranberry Syrup
  • 3/4 oz. Lime Juice
  • Soda Water
  • Cranberries and Rosemary for garnish

Preparations: Shake all ingredients except the soda water with ice and pour in a wine glass over ice cubes. Garnish with fresh cranberries and rosemary and sip easy.


Broken Sleigh

Broken Sleigh

Broken Sleigh

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/4 oz. Broken Shed Vodka
  • 1/2 oz. creme de cacao
  • dash of peppermint schnapps

Preparations: Serve in a frozen shot glass with a frozen raspberry stuck to the bottom of the shot


Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz. Broken Shed Vodka
  • 3/4 oz. Cranberry Juice
  • 1/2 oz. Cinnamon-Clove Simple Syrup*
  • 1/4 oz. orange curaçao
  • 1 dash orange bitters
  • Optional: blood orange seltzer
  • Cranberries, rosemary, cinnamon stick and star anise for garnish

Preparations: Combine all ingredients except soda in a shaker over ice. Shake to chill. Strain into a rocks glass over a large ice cube and top with seltzer. OR double-strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish as you see fit. For a more festive feel, freeze cranberries into your ice cubes the day before making the cocktail.

*Cinnamon-Clove Simple Syrup

To make cinnamon-clove simple syrup, dissolve 1 cup sugar in 1 cup hot water. Add 2 cinnamon sticks and 10 whole cloves. Let steep for 30 minutes. Strain out solids and store in a glass bottle in the refrigerator.