Drink Recipes: Relieve A Little Tax Day Stress With These Cocktails From Ultimat Vodka

For those last minute tax-filers out there things are about to get really stressful thanks to that April 17th filing deadline. But Ultimat Vodka is here to help ease a little of that Tax Day stress with their clever Tax Day inspired cocktails. For those looking for something sweet they’ve got the “Ultimat Refund” and if you’re in the market for a cocktail with more of a kick they also have their “The Uncle Sam” cocktail which is made using red pepper purée.

Ultimat Refund (Pictured Above)


2 oz. Ultimat Vodka

1/2 oz. grapefruit juice

1/4 oz. lemon juice

1/4 oz. black raspberry liqueur


Pour Ultimat Vodka, grapefruit juice, and lemon juice into a cocktail glass. Float black raspberry liqueur on top.

The Uncle Sam


2 oz. Ultimat Vodka

1 oz. fresh lime juice

3/4 oz. agave mix (mix 1/2 water and 1/2 light or amber agave syrup)

2/3 oz. red pepper purée (or muddle 3 slices red pepper)

muddled cucumber

2 dashes orange bitters

hickory salt (optional)


In cocktail shaker, muddle 1 cucumber disc. Build rest of ingredients. Add ice. Hard shake for 10 seconds. Rim half the glass with hickory salt (optional). Double-strain on ice in double old fashioned or rocks glass.