5 Quick and Easy Ways to Upgrade a Vodka Soda


Short of drinking a spirit straight, it doesn’t get any simpler than the Vodka Soda. A neutral spirit paired with neutral bubbly, this Highball is the go-to drink for cocktail neophytes, those who are watching their waistline or anyone who just doesn’t want to wait more than 10 seconds to get a drink. But if your beloved Vodka Soda is starting to feel tired, give it a much-needed makeover.

Here, five quick and easy ways to take the Vodka Soda to new heights. 

2Trade out the Flavorless Soda

For an extra kick of personality, swap out the unflavored club soda for a subtly flavored craft soda. Some great, lightly flavored sodas include Joia’s Sparkling Pineapple Coconut Nutmeg soda, DRY Lavender soda and Fentimans Dandelion & Burdock soda.