White Russian


Spirit Score

15 votes total

Old-fashioned glass

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Old-fashioned glass



A White Russian is a sweet cocktail made from vodka, coffee liqueur (e.g., KahlĂșa or Tia Maria) and cream served in an old-fashioned glass with ice. Milk or half and half or Baileys Irish Cream are often used as substitutes for cream. Since the release of the cult film The Big Lebowski , White Russians have seen a resurgence among the current youth culture. The traditional cocktail known as a & read more...

Variations on White Russian

Spirit Score: 45% 2 votes total
Ghetto White Russian Vodka, Skimmed Milk
Spirit Score: 44% 0 votes total
Bailey's White Russian Vodka, Baileys Irish Cream, Milk
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White Russian #3 Stoli Vanil Vodka, Kahlua Coffee Liqueur, Light Cream
Spirit Score: 39% 0 votes total
White Russian #2 Vodka, Light Creme de Cacao, Cream

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The Spirit User: Chris Carpita
Chris Carpita
October 27, 2010
12:54 PM

This is my go-to favorite. I especially like it when vigorously shaken.