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White Russian Cocktail

Especially for those who love coffee based cocktails, we present you the White Russian Cocktail!

January 6, 2023
White Russian CocktailPhoto By Canva
Difficulty Easy
Servings 1 people
Preparation 3 mins
Cooking 0 mins
Total 3 mins

White Russian Cocktail Recipe Video



  1. Crush the ice a little and fill the glass with ice.
  2. Add vodka, coffee liqueur and cream respectively.
  3. Depending on your taste, you can enjoy it by adding a little bit of coffee beans to it.
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1 White Russian Cocktail
Serves 1
Amount Per Serving
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 41 mg13.7%
Sodium 15 mg0.7%
Potassium 33 mg0.7%
Protein 0.6 g1.2%
Total Fat 11.1 g14.2%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.


  • Use high-quality vodka.
  • You can use Kahlua or cold coffee for a stronger coffee flavor. Kahlua is the most preferred coffee liqueur in this recipe. It contains rum, sugar, and arabica coffee.
  • You can choose coconut cream to make this cocktail vegan.
  • You can use milk instead of cream. For a vegan recipe, you can use cashew, almond, or coconut milk.
  • You can also use soy milk, almond milk, or skim or semi-skimmed milk as milk.
  • You can use skim milk instead of cream to make the recipe lower in calories.
  • If you don't have a mixing glass, you can use a shaker or a small jar with a lid.
  • You can skip the vodka and add extra kahlua or cold coffee to make this cocktail non-alcoholic.
  • If you want to add some texture to the cocktail, you can coat the glass with cocoa powder or crushed hazelnuts before pouring the mixture.
  • For more intense alcohol content, you can skip the ice.
  • You can also use gin, whiskey, or rum instead of vodka to make a difference in the recipe.
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A cocktail that has grown in popularity with the character played by Jeff Bridges in The Big Lebowski. The favorite cocktail of the character 'The Dude's White Russian. It is easy to make, a soft and yet stunning drink. Don't be fooled by the soft drink, it can crash you quickly. It is always smart to drink at the right dose.

With this easy recipe, you can be the sought-after face of cocktail parties. If you want to go beyond the classic taste, you can get amazing results by using different types of vodkas.

What Is the Difference Between White Russian and Black Russian Cocktail?

White Russian Cocktail is made with the addition of cream to the Black Russian recipe, a traditional cocktail that appeared in the 1900s. The only difference between these two cocktails is the addition of cream. Instead of cream, White Russian can also be prepared with milk. In addition, Black Russian cocktail calories are lower.

Is White Russian Cocktail Mixed?

In the classic White Russian cocktail, it is preferred to add the cream without mixing. But of course you can mix it to your taste.

What Does A White Russian Taste Like?

This cocktail is prepared with vodka, coffee liqueur and heavy cream. It is a creamy, mocha flavor. If you love sweet and coffee flavored foods or are addicted to coffee, this cocktail will amaze you. Try it immediately and decide for yourself. Also, if you like to drink Eggnog, you can choose White Russian Cocktail. Cheers!

What To Serve with White Russian Cocktail?

You can serve a White Russian Cocktail with dishes such as steak and chops. This cocktail goes well with appetizers like charcuterie, cheese, and crackers. You can also serve it with desserts such as chocolate cake or cookies.

Here are our delicious recipes that you can serve with a White Russian Cocktail:

What Are The Cocktails Similar to White Russian?

Black Russian: You can prepare it with vodka and coffee liqueur by removing the cream from the White Russian recipe.

Colorado Bulldog: You can prepare it by adding cola to the White Russian Cocktail ingredients.

Mudslide: You can prepare it with vodka, coffee liqueur and ice cream.

Russian Qualude: You can prepare the classic coffee liqueur by adding hazelnut liqueur and Irish cream to the vodka and cream mixture.

Espresso Martini: You can prepare this cocktail with vodka, coffee, coffee liqueur, cream and vanilla liqueur.

If you can't resist this flavor and drink too much, we are here to help out. Let's get through the hangover process together.

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