October welcomes National Vodka Day (October 4th), and we’re raising a glass to celebrate!

Since it’s also on a Friday, that’s the perfect excuse to gather your friends and mix up a few flavorsome cocktails. We are excited to share some specialty cocktails from Guillotine Vodka that are ideal for celebrating National Vodka Day! Enjoy!

Lady Liberty

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  • 1.5oz Guillotine Vodka Originale
  • .5oz Aperol apéritif (bitter orange liqueur)
  • .5oz Orange juice, freshly squeezed
  • .75oz Lemon juice, freshly squeezed
  • .5oz Agave syrup

Glassware: Wine Glass Directions: Shake, add 1oz tonic soda after shaking and pour into a wine glass over ice. Garnish with an orange half-moon in the cocktail.

French Mule

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  • 2 oz Guillotine Vodka Heritage (infused with Earl Grey Tea)
  • .25 oz Amaro (Montenegro)
  • .5 oz Ginger Syrup
  • .25 oz Simple Syrup
  • .75 oz Lemon juice, freshly squeezed
  • 1 oz Pineapple juice, freshly squeezed

Glassware: Collins Glass Directions: Shake, Strain into Collins glass. Garnish with a fresh mint sprig, lemon wheel, and candied ginger.

The Sorbonne

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  • 5 fresh sage leaves, strike and insert into a shaker
  • 2oz GV Heritage
  • 3 dashes Orange bitters
  • .25oz Cherry Syrup (Luxardo)
  • 1oz club soda, added after the pour

Directions: Stir and strain over ice into rocks glass Garnish with a skewered cherry (Luxardo cherry if available) on a sage leaf. Glassware: Rocks Glass

Le Frog

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  • 1.5oz GV Originale
  • .25oz Green Chartreuse
  • .5oz Simple Syrup
  • .75oz Lime juice, freshly squeezed
  • 3 fresh cucumber slices
  • 6 fresh Thai basil leaves
  • Muddle 2 dashes of celery bitters
  • Pinch of salt

Glassware: Rocks Glass. Directions: Shake, double strain and pour into a rocks glass. Garnish with fresh Cucumber peel around the inside of the glass.