From Manhattan to Munich, celebrate National Vodka Day with specialty drinks featuring every bar’s staple – vodka – from Aloft Hotels.
In honor of their 100th opening, the brand has curated two cocktails from their spotlight properties to highlight the liquor of honor. The Mule of Rock from Aloft FiDi mixes vodka with cranberry juice and ginger beer, and the Super Skinny from Aloft Munich is anything but skinny – blending vodka with white cream de cacao and blood orange mixer, and topped with a chocolate covered orange stick.
Mule of Rock (Aloft Manhattan Financial District)
2 oz Absolut Vodka
1 oz Cranberry juice
½ oz Fresh Lime juice
2 oz Ginger Beer
1 lime wedge
In a highball glass, add Vodka, lime juice and cranberry juice
Next, fill glass with ice
Top with ginger beer and stir
Finally, Garnish with a lime wedge.
Recommended garnish: Star Anise Pod (in season) and three (3) cranberries.
Super Skinny – Aloft Munich
1½ oz Well Vodka
½ oz White Crème de Cacao
2 oz Stirrings Blood Orange Mixer
1 ea Chocolate Covered Orange Stick
Fill a larger shaker tin with ice
Add vodka, Stirrings Blood Orange Mixer and White Crème de Cacao
Strain into a chilled martini glass
Garnish with a chocolate covered orange stick