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7 Vodka Recipes Perfect For Your Memorial Day Party

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For Bon Appétit, by Carey Polis.

Sometimes you might find yourself with a handle of vodka. Here are 7 things to do with it.

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Blood Orange Jell-O Shots
Potent--but so much classier than your dive bar shots. GET THE RECIPE

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Day Tripper Cocktail
To use loose leaf tea, substitute ½ teaspoon per bag. GET THE RECIPE

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Green Goddess Cocktail
No need to buy preflavored vodka; we got great results making our own. GET THE RECIPE

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The Troy Monson
Yes, you can use regular oranges, but don't you just love the color you get from blood oranges?! GET THE RECIPE

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Pineapple-Mint Vodka
This could not be simpler, and is perfect for a summer barbecue. GET THIS RECIPE

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Strawberry-Pineapple Hotness
A perfect use for that leftover can of chipotles in adobo hiding in the fridge. GET THE RECIPE

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Fresh Ginger Moscow Mule
Moscow Mules are usually made with bottled ginger beer, but nothing compares to the aromatic heat from the real thing. GET THE RECIPE

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