Vodka recipes for easy summer entertaining

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) - Want a refreshing summer treat for your barbecue?  Learn how to make delicious summer cocktails that are perfect for easy entertaining.

Reyka is a small batch Icelandic vodka that uses lava rocks as a natural filtration system, glacier spring water, and a distillery powered by geo-thermal energy.  The result is a smooth and rounded taste with a soft natural sweetness and a slight hint of wild fruits on aftertaste.

RECIPES

Reyka Old Fashion
1 ½ oz Reyka Vodka
1 domino sugar cube
1 dash Angostura bitter

GLASS - Old Fashioned
GARNISH - Lemon or Orange zest

Classic Reyka 5:1
2 ½ oz Reyka Vodka
½ oz Dry Vermouth

GLASS - Martini Glass
GARNISH - Orange zest

Black Peppercorn Gimlet
2 oz Reyka Vodka
1 oz fresh lime juice
¾ oz Black Peppercorn syrup

GLASS - Couple
GARNISH - Fresh cracked Black peppercorn