The Refreshing Taste of the Blue Russian Cocktail!

Are you looking for an exciting new way to enjoy a classic cocktail? The Blue Russian is a delightful twist on the traditional martini that's sure to tantalize your taste buds. This vibrant blue drink is sure to be a hit at any party or gathering.

The Blue Russian cocktail is made with vodka, blue , and light cream or single cream. While the vodka provides a pleasant flavor and smooth texture, the blue curaçao gives the drink its signature vibrant color and sweet taste. The light cream or single cream helps to balance out the flavors so you get the perfect blend of sweetness and tartness in every sip.

To make this delicious cocktail, start by pouring two ounces of vodka into a shaker filled with ice. Then add two ounces of blue curaçao and one ounce of light cream or single cream. Shake vigorously untl everything is well blended and chilled. Strain into a martini glass and garnish with a lemon twist or orange slice for extra color and flavor.

The Blue Russian cocktail is perfect for sipping on a warm summer night or as an after-dinner treat during special occasions. With its bright color and sweet flavor, it's sure to impress even the most discriminating drinkers! So why not give this unique twist on the classic vodka martini a try? You won't be disappointed!

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Making a Blue Russian Cocktail

A Blue Russian is a delicious cocktail that is easy to make! To make the drink, first fill a shaker or pitcher with ice. Then add 2 ounces of vodka, 2 ounces of Blue Curacao and 1 ounce of light cream (or single cream). Shake or stir the ingredients together until they are well blended and chilled. Finally, strain the mixture into a rocks glass filled with ice cubes. Enjoy your Blue Russian!

Types of Blue Alcohol

Blue Curaçao is a that is made from the dried peels of oranges, which lends it its unique flavor. It is most commonly used as an ingredient in , and its bright blue color makes it quite visually appealing. Blue Curaçao is also popularly used to give drinks a unique hue. It can be found in many varieties, ranging from sweet to dry. The content of Blue Curaçao typically ranges from 15-20%, but may be higher or lower depending on the brand and type. It should be noted that while Blue Curaçao is the most widely knon blue liqueur, there are other brands that offer similar products with different flavors, such as blue raspberry or blueberry.

Alcohol Content of a Blue Cocktail

A standard 750 ml bottle of DeKuyper Blue Curaçao liqueur contains 11.25 fluid ounces (or ~334 ml) of alcohol. This works out to an ABV (alcohol-by-volume) percentage of 15%, or a proof value of 30. This means that the entire bottle contains approximately 11 ounces or 312 ml of pure alcohol, so each serving should contain approximately 2 ounces (or 57 ml) of pure alcohol. Please remember to drink responsibly and never exceed the recommended safe drinking limits.


The Blue Russian is a delicious and refreshing cocktail that combines vodka, Blue Curacao and light cream. Blue Curaçao is a lower alcohol percentage liqueur usually used to add color to cocktails. The drink is easy to make and can be enjoyed as an after dinner treat or as an afternoon pick-me-up. With its unique blue hue, the Blue Russian makes for a delightful and eye-catching . Whether you decide to enjoy one alone or with friends, it's sure to make for a memorable experience.

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Thomas Ashford

Thomas Ashford is a highly educated brewer with years of experience in the industry. He has a Bachelor Degree in Chemistry and a Master Degree in Brewing Science. He is also BJCP Certified Beer Judge. Tom has worked hard to become one of the most experienced brewers in the industry. He has experience monitoring brewhouse and cellaring operations, coordinating brewhouse projects, and optimizing brewery operations for maximum efficiency. He is also familiar mixology and an experienced sommelier. Tom is an expert organizer of beer festivals, wine tastings, and brewery tours.