The holidays are finally here and since it’s is the season for giving, finding the perfect gift for everyone can be daunting. Especially if you are buying for someone who seems to have everything. There are a few clever gift ideas available and one being a Khortytsa Gift Box!



Ukraine’s famed Khortytsa (KHOR) Vodka is the world’s third larges vodka brand and is now widely available in the United States, making it the ideal gift. This holiday season Khortytsa Vodka is available in a variety of gift boxes that includes the 750 ml bottle and a 100 ml sample. Khortytsa Platinum is the most popular item in the line and is available in a handsome gift box with a 100 ml sample for a suggested retail price of $14.99. Khortytsa Honey Pepper offers a spicy zing to a variety of cocktails and is also available in an attractive gift set with a 100 ml on-pack of Khortytsa for the same price. Khortytsa De Luxe is the line’s “super-premium” vodka for the connoisseur and has a stunning new gift box for suggested retail price of $19.99. Finally, a gift pack of Khortytsa Ice, a specially formulated vodka to be served frozen ~ with the bottle turning blue when chilled ~ features two branded shot glasses for only $14.99. No matter which one you choose, you’ll have selected a brilliant gift, and one that will be appreciated! Now for a few cocktail recipes!


Clever Club


  • 2 oz Khortytsa Ice
  • 5 Raspberries
  • Egg White
  • 0.75 oz. Lemon Juice
  • 0.5 oz. Heavy Simple Syrup (2 sugar : 1 water)


Chill your glass. Drop five raspberries into a shaker. Add Khortytsa Ice, egg white, lemon juice, and simple syrup. Dry shake (no ice). Add Ice. Shake. Fine Strain into a cocktail glass.

Garnish: Raspberries


Wake Up & Dance


  • 2 oz Khortytsa Platinum
  • Real Italian Maraschino Cherries
  • 1 oz. Chilled Espresso
  • 1 oz. Milk
  • 0.5 oz. Heavy Simple Syrup (2 sugar : 1 water)


Chill your glass. Drop three cherries into a shaker. Muddle. Add Khortytsa Platinum, espresso, milk, heavy simple syrup, chocolate bitters, and ice. Shake. Fine strain to a coupe.

Garnish: Cherries


Green Gold


  • 2 oz Khortytsa Ice
  • 4-1” Pineapple Chunks
  • ½ oz Green Chartreuse
  • ½ oz Lime Juice


Muddle pineapple then add all ingredients, shake thoroughly. Strain over fresh ice.

Garnish: Pineapple Wedge