Screwdriver
Screwdriver

Screwdriver

Vodka + Orange juice
Difficulty Level
Quick cocktail
Strength
Strong
Type of glass
Highball glass
Utensils
Ice strainer, Shaker
Ingredients
  • 45 ml (1 1/2 oz.) vodka
  • 120 ml (4 oz.) orange juice
  • 1 orange wedge
  • 5 or 6 ice cubes
Preparation
In a shaker
Preparation

Mix vodka and orange juice in a shaker filled with ice cubes.

Shake vigorously 8 to 10 seconds.

Strain into a highball glass using an ice strainer.

Garnish with an orange wedge.

Did you know:

Like many other cocktails, the Screwdriver dates back to the American prohibition. Construction workers snuck vodka into their orange juice and used their screwdrivers to mix the beverage.

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