Cocktail ideas for king cake vodka

Taaka’s king cake vodka continues to tempt us. It’s a sweet, flavored vodka found at nearly every grocery store this time of year.

image via @newinNOLA on Instagram

image via @newinNOLA on Instagram

Last month, we offered up two cocktail recipes from Rouses (see them).

If you don’t have access to king cake-flavored vodka but you still want a king cake cocktail, try this one from

And today, we heard about a new recipe: king cake vodka Jello shots.

Recipe from the good folks at

A jello shot with lemon juice, sugar, gelatin, and Taaka King Cake tastes surprisingly good. Like a boozy doberge cake.

  • 1 1/4 cup water
  • 3 packs plain gelatin
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 cup king cake vodka (cold)
  • 2/3 cup fresh lemon juice

Combine sugar and water and gelatin. Stir. Bring to a boil. Remove from heat, add in booze and lemon. Pour into molds.

And if you are looking for fancier king cake cocktail idea, head on over to A Mountain of Crushed Ice. She’s got good recipes with pictures.

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