Red Over Heels

SKYY Vodka's Red Over Heels Easy Ginger Vodka Cocktail Recipe
Photo Courtesy: Shannon Graham
Ratings
  • Total: 3 mins
  • Prep: 3 mins
  • Cook: 0 mins
  • Yield: 1 Cocktail
Nutritional Guidelines (per serving)
223 Calories
0g Fat
25g Carbs
0g Protein
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Nutrition Facts
Servings: 1 Cocktail
Amount per serving
Calories 223
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 2mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 25g 9%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Protein 0g
Calcium 7mg 1%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
(Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate.)

This cocktail was created as part of the promotion for the May, 2010 release of Sex and the City 2. Aside from that association, this is one of my favorite ginger-flavored cocktails because the sweetness of the diluted honey syrup and the sour of the fresh lemon play so well with the spicy vodka. If you are a fan of ginger martinis, like this one, or any similar sort, the Red Over Heels is a drink to try.

If you cannot find ginger vodka at the store, it is very easy to do your own infusion.

Ingredients

Steps to Make It

  1. Gather the ingredients.

  2. Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice.

  3. Shake vigorously and strain into a chilled martini glass.

  4. Lay lemon peel twirl across the rim of the glass with cocktail pick.

*To create Honey Syrup, combine 0.5 oz. water with 0.5 oz. honey.

Recipe Courtesy: SKYY Spirits