The low budget “vodka and coke” with a bit of a change-up by utilizing one small cost modifier: bitters. But, not just any bitter, the utilization of Fee Brothers Cherry Bitters gives the sweet and bitter cherry flavor.

However, when you add 2 oz. of vodka, you’ll also water down your cocktail a bit more and it will taste less like the original cola flavor but something closer to a weaker soda flavor. Since Vodka is mostly flavorless you don’t get any impact on the profile outside of a sensation of burning.

Fee Brothers Cherry Bitters:
Collins Glasses:

The Cherry Cola
2 oz. Tito’s Vodka, 3 Dashes Fee Cherry Bitters, Top with Coke

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