Recipe: The Blue Whale

Blue Whale
The Blue Whale cocktail, made with Curacao.
(Glenn Koenig / Los Angeles Times)


Total time:

5 minutes

Servings: 1 cocktail

Note: Adapted from Aidan Demarest.


2 ounces vodka, preferably Stoli

1 ounce Curaçao

1/2 ounce lemon juice

Ginger beer


In a cocktail shaker, combine the vodka, curaçao and lemon juice. Shake and strain over ice, top with ginger beer and serve, preferably in a blue Tiki pint glass.

Each serving: 232 calories; 0 protein; 14 grams carbohydrates; 0 fiber; 0 fat; 0 cholesterol; 12 grams sugar; 3 mg sodium.