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Orange Thing

Prep time 5 mins
Yield Makes 1 serving
This drink is the house specialty at Birmingham's Bottega Restaurant. Now you can serve it in your home as well.


  • 2 cups ice cubes
  • 1/4 cup vodka
  • 2 tablespoons orange liqueur
  • 1/4 cup fresh orange juice
  • Garnish: orange slice

How to Make It

  1. Combine first 4 ingredients in a martini shaker. Cover with lid, and shake until thoroughly chilled. Remove lid, and strain into a chilled martini glass. Serve immediately. Garnish, if desired.

  2. Note: For testing purposes only, we used Grand Marnier for orange liqueur.

Bottega Italian Restaurant, Birmingham, Alabama