Cherry Martini - (D. Shewaeb)

Ingredients - 

  • 1 ounce - Grand Traverse Distillery Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • 1/3 Ounce - Triple Sec
  • Fresh cherry with stem attached and orange twist for garnish

Pour in to cocktail shaker with ice. Shake for 10 seconds and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with cherry and orange twist.

Enjoy!

The 1:45 (Jon - Trattoria Stella - TC,MI)

Ingredients - 

  • 2 ounces True North Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • Splash of Grand Mariner

Method - 

  • Mix the 2 ingredients in a metal cocktail tin and stir with a cocktail spoon.
  • Rub the rim of a chilled Martini glass with a orange twist, pour the drink into the glass and garnish with the orange twist.

Heaven

Ingredients - 

  • 2 large scoops Ben & Jerry's Cherry Garcia Ice Cream
  • 2 shots True North Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • I banana, peeled

Method - 

  • Add all ingredients into a blender and blend until smooth.
  • Pour into a glass and enjoy!​

The Cherry Sour (Sean at The Beverage Experts - www.BevX.com)

Ingredients - 

  • 1&1/2 ounce True North Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • 1&1/2 ounce sour mix *
  • Grenadine

Method - 

  • Add one handful of ice to a cocktail shaker along with the vodka and sour mix. Shake and pour contents into a tall glass and garnish with the grenadine syrup for a cool splash of color.

* The BevX perfect sour mix -

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 strip each of fresh lemon and lime zest 

Method - 

  • In a pan on the stove heat the water, sugar and zests until the sugar dissolves. Cool and remove the zests and then add the juices and refrigerate.

Pamalicious - (Jon Damhof)

Ingredients - 

  • 1 ounce True North Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • 1 ounce Malibu Rum
  • 1 ounce Peach Schnapps
  • 2 ounces Pomegranate Liqueur
  • 2 to 3 ounces or to taste cranberry/pomegranate juice

Method - 

  • Mix all ingredients and serve in a glass filled 1/2 way with crushed ice.

True North Passion - (Jon Damhof)

Ingredients - 

  • 1 ounce True North Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • 1 ounce Malibu Passion Fruit Rum
  • 1 ounce Pomegranate Liqueur
  • 2 ounces blueberry/pomegranate juice

​Method - 

  • Mix ingredients well and serve in a glass 1/2 filled with crushed ice.

Cherry Blossom

Ingredients - 

  • 2 parts True North Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • 1 part Saint Brendan's Irish Cream Liquor or Bialey's Irish Cream Liquor

​Method - 

  • Shake over ice in a cocktail shaker and strin into a cocktail glass.

Cherritini - (The Cherry Stop)

Ingredients - 

  • 1 ounce True North Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • 1 ounce Peninsula Cellars - Melange or other cherry dessert wine 
  • Splash of cherry juice concentrate

​Method - 

  • Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker full of ice and shake to chill. Strain into a martini glass and garnish with a maraschino cherry.

Traverse City Cherry Hummer - (Chris from TC)

Ingredients - 

  • 4 shots True North Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • 6 shots Bailey's Irish Cream Liquor
  • 1/2 gallon of Moomer's or Shetler's vanilla ice cream

​Method - 

  • Place all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Pour into glasses and enjoy!

Cherry Pop!

Ingredients - 

  • 2 ounces Grand Traverse Distillery Cherry Flavored Vodka
  • Sprite, 7-up, or clear pop of your choice

​Method -

  • Pour the vodka into a highball glass with ice and top off with the clear pop.

Cherry Vodka Limeade - (Stephanie from Georgia) 

  • 1-2 shots of your Cherry Vodka
  • Juice of one lime

Top off with Diet Sprite served over ice

Cherry Limeade (Kate Oosterhoff, Bay City Mi)

  • 1.5 oz. Grand Traverse cherry vodka
  • 0.5 oz. Roses Lime Juice
  • 3 oz. Sprite 

Mix together and garnish with a cherry and lime 

The "Chiodos" - Chocolate Covered Cherry

created by the band "Chiodos"

  • 1/2 ounce True North Cherry vodka
  • 1/2 ounce True North Chocolate vodka
  • 1/2 ounce housemade Kahula
  • half & half to finish

Pour all vodkas in a rocks glass over ice and top off with half & half.

Clark's Cherry Bomb

  • 1-2 shots of GTD Cherry Vodka
  • 1-2 scoops of vanilla ice cream
  • Vernor's Ginger Ale

​Place the vodka and ice cream in a tall cocktail glass and top with Vernor's and enjoy!

Cherry Crantini

Ingredients - 

  • 1&1/2 ounces GTDistillery Cherry Vodka
  • 3/4 ounce cranberry liquor
  • 2 ounces cranberry juice
  • lime slice
  • sparkling water

​Method - 

  • Add the vodka, liquor, and juice to a iced cocktail glass. Top with sparkling water and garnish with the lime slice.

Cherry Apple Crisp - by Jon L. Bourne

Ingredients -

  • 1 Quart Mason Jar
  • 2 Tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 2 slices of Granny Smith Apple
  • 1/3 to 1/2 bottle of Cherry Vodka
  • Apple Juice to top off

​Shake and refridgerate.