Top 20 Summer Vodka Cocktails for 2024

Summer cocktails

Summer Vodka Cocktails that will leave a lasting impression in 2024

As we embrace the warm rays of Summer 2024, the allure of vodka cocktails becomes unmistakable, with certain mixes standing out as the season’s favorites. In this curated list of the top 20 vodka cocktails, we traverse the realm of timeless classics and contemporary sensations. Each selection, proven to be a hit for the season, can be elevated with the refined taste of Felene Vodka and Felene Flavored Vodka.

This article splits the cocktail journey into two distinct experiences: refreshing daytime sips by the pool or beach and sophisticated evening blends for dinners and formal gatherings. Let’s embark on this flavorful exploration, highlighting not just the cocktails themselves but also how Felene Vodka can enhance these popular choices.

Summer cocktail vibe

Summertime Vodka Cocktails: Daytime Cocktails by the Pool or Beach

moscow mule
Moscow Mule Ice Cold Cocktail in Copper Cup with lime

Moscow Mule

A refreshing blend of ginger beer, lime, and vodka, ideal for sunny days. Felene Vodka’s crisp finish can amplify the classic Moscow Mule’s zesty flavor.

Seabreeze cocktail
Sea Breeze Cocktail with Grapefruit and Vodka

Sea Breeze

A fruity mix of cranberry and grapefruit juices with vodka, perfect for beach lounging. The subtle notes of Felene Vodka can complement the fruity tartness.

bloody mary
Cold bloody Mary cocktail with chili peppers

Bloody Mary

A savory option with tomato juice, spices, and vodka, great for brunches by the sea. Felene’s clean taste can balance the Bloody Mary’s rich complexity.

Vodka tonic highball with lime

Vodka Tonic

A simple, refreshing choice with tonic water and vodka, elevated by Felene Vodka’s smoothness.

Screwdriver cocktails
Screwdriver classic cocktail. Organic Felene Vodka and Fresh orange juice


Orange juice and vodka make this a citrusy, revitalizing drink, with Felene Vodka adding a refined touch.

Mimosa fortified with a splash of Felene Blood Orange Flavored Vodka
Refreshing orange Mimosa cocktails with champagne and Felene Blood Orange Flavored Vodka.


Traditionally with champagne, but a vodka splash makes it a novel pick. Felene Flavored Vodka can introduce an exciting variation.

felene vodka sunrise cocktail
Felene Vodka Sunrise with Felene Blood Orange Flavored Vodka

Vodka Sunrise

A visually stunning cocktail with orange juice, grenadine, and vodka, where Felene Vodka enhances the layered effect.

White Russian with kiwi slice garnish
White Russian with Felene Coconut-Lime Flavored vodka and kiwi slice garnish

White Russian

Creamy and indulgent, made with coffee liqueur, cream, and vodka. Felene Vodka’s smooth profile fits perfectly here.

Kombucha Cocktail
Kombucha Cocktail with Felene Raspberry-Lemonade Flavored Vodka

Kombucha Cocktail

A refreshing highball cocktail blending kombucha with Felene Raspberry Lemonade Vodka, served over ice and finished with a lemon squeeze.

Aperol Spritz cocktail
Classic Italian Aperol spritz cocktail with orange slice and sprig of rosemary

Aperol Spritz

Though typically with prosecco, a vodka splash with Felene Flavored Vodka can add a delightful twist.

As the sun dips below the horizon, the evening unfolds its vibrant tapestry, setting the perfect backdrop for sophisticated cocktails. This nocturnal ambiance invites a shift to more elaborate and refined concoctions. Under the soft glow of moonlit skies or the subtle flicker of candlelight, each sip of a meticulously crafted cocktail offers a blend of flavors as complex and nuanced as the night itself. These moments, steeped in elegance and serenity, transform every drink into an exquisite experience, encapsulating the essence of nighttime revelry and the art of mixology.

Evening Cocktail vibe

Evening Cocktails for Dinner or Formal Gatherings

Vodka Martini with dry vermouth
Classic Dry Martini


The epitome of sophistication, made exceptional with Felene Vodka’s clarity and texture.

Bitter Sweet Negroni with orange twist


A bitter-sweet, complex cocktail, with a vodka variant introducing a smoother note using Felene Vodka.

vodka gimlet
Vodka gimlet with lime slice

Vodka Gimlet

A mix of vodka and lime cordial, perfect for elegant nights, made special with Felene’s crisp essence.

espresso martini
Espresso Martini cocktails garnished with coffee beans

Espresso Martini

A caffeinated kick for a summer vodka cocktail, coffee liqueur, and espresso, ideal for late-night conversations, enhanced by Felene Vodka’s clean taste.

cosmopolitan cocktail ("Cosmo")
Cosmopolitan cocktail with lime


A chic blend of cranberry juice, lime, and Felene Blood Orange Flavored vodka, where Felene’s smooth, tart flavor can shine.

Felene Starlight Cocktail
Accented with a twist of lemon peel or a cherry, the “Felene Starlight” serves as a perfect companion for sophisticated gatherings

Felene Starlight

The “Felene Starlight” cocktail captures the essence of an elegant evening, blending the refined flavors of Felene Vodka with the aromatic sweet vermouth and a hint of orange bitters. This cocktail is a nod to the classic Manhattan but with a vodka-based twist, offering a smooth, yet complex taste profile. This is what a summer vodka cocktail should be.

French Martini

French Martini

A fruity and velvety mix, where Felene Raspberry-Lemonade Flavored Vodka can introduce a unique raspberry twist.

Pom spritz cocktail
An effervescent cocktail made with vodka, pomegranate juice and splash of soda..

Pom Spritz

An instant classic, summer vodka cocktail, pomegranate juice, sparkling water and lime.

Felene Coco Chico
Felene Coco Chico Cocktail

Felene Coco-Chico

Another instant classic summer vodka cocktail with Felene Coconut-Lime Flavored Vodka, the incomparable carbonation balance of Topo Chico Twist of Lime sparkling water and dehydrated lime slices

vesper cocktail
Dry Vesper Martini Cocktail with a Lemon Peel


James Bond’s choice, with a blend of gin and vodka, where Felene Vodka can add a distinguished touch.

The Takeaway

In Summer 2024, these top 20 summer vodka cocktails will define the drinking landscape, bridging tradition and innovation. From the refreshing tang of a Moscow Mule by the pool to the sophisticated depth of a Martini at a dinner party, there’s a cocktail for every occasion. Felene Vodka, with its exceptional quality and range of flavors, is the perfect companion for these beloved classics and new favorites. As you explore these vibrant concoctions, let Felene Vodka enhance your summer cocktail experience, bringing out the best in every sip.

Kim Laderer

Kim Laderer-Veiga is the President of Felene Inc. Kim's unique and close-up knowledge of the on and off-premise alcohol business has given her a look into the trends and staples of the liquor industry. In the Kim Factor blog, Kim shares her expertise, her discoveries and her observations of the spirits business.

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