This Orange Creamsicle Alcoholic Drink combines our favorite childhood flavors of orange and vanilla ice cream with the adult kick of whipped cream vodka. This cool and creamy Orange Creamsicle Cocktail tastes like an adult version of childhood favorite.
Orange creamsicle is a classic flavor that almost all of us have had throughout our childhood, but why stop there? It’s so much fun to take favorite childhood flavors and make them into adult treats, and that’s just what we did with this cocktail.
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❤️ Why You’ll Love This Recipe
Really, what’s not to love? Rich, creamy orange creamsicle flavor combined with a healthy doze of creamy, whipped cream vodka? It’s easy and delicious – the perfect combo!
- This cocktail tastes just like a creamsicle!
- It’s super easy to make.
- Everyone loves this classic treat.
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- Orange juice
- Whipped cream vodka
- Cream of coconut
- Whipped cream for topping
- Orange slices, wheels, or wedges for garnish
**See the recipe card below for quantities.
🔪 How to Make This Orange Creamsicle Alcoholic Drink
It takes almost no effort whatsoever to make these cocktails. You’ll be done in no time!
Step 1: Mix the Cocktail
Add a handful of ice, the orange juice, whipped cream vodka, and cream of coconut to a cocktail shaker. Then, shake well until mixed and chilled.
Step 2: Serve
Add ice to a glass and pour the drink over it. Top with whipped cream and fresh orange for garnish.
Do you want to change up this recipe and make it your own? Here are some ways that you can do that!
- Pineapple Creamsicle – Substitute the orange juice for pineapple juice to make a pineapple creamsicle.
- Vanilla Vodka – Vanilla vodka will work in place of whipped cream vodka.
Check out this other rich, creamy cocktail recipe on the site!
You only need less than a handful of simple equipment to make this recipe. There’s nothing to it.
- Cocktail shaker
We don’t have any storage instructions for this cocktail because you shouldn’t store it. This is one of those cocktails that should be served immediately, so rather than making them ahead of time, we recommend making them as you go.
This cocktail recipe is so easy that we don’t have any tips at all. The only thing you have to do with this recipe is pour everything into the shaker and really give it a good, vigorous minute or two fo shaking.
Do you have questions about this recipe? Here are the answers to the most commonly asked questions.
It was actually invented by an 11-year-old in 1905. Little Frank Epperson managed to encase vanilla ice cream in frozen fruit juice, and the creamsicle was born.
These cocktails are garnished with whipped cream and very cream. When they sit, the whipped cream will seep into the cocktail over time and it won’t be nearly as pretty.
It tastes exactly like our favorite childhood treat with a decidedly adult kick of whipped cream vodka.
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🧾Orange Creamsicle Alcoholic Drink
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- cocktail shaker
- 4 ounces orange juice
- 1 ½ ounce whipped cream vodka
- ½ once cream of coconut
- Whipped cream for topping
- Orange slices wheels, or wedges for garnish
- To a cocktail shaker, add a handful of ice, orange juice, whipped cream vodka, and cream of coconut.
- Shake well until mixed and chilled.
- Add ice to your glass, then pour the drink over your ice.
- Top with whipped cream and fresh orange for garnish.