Sea Breeze Drink Recipes

Kathleen Esposito
Bay Breeze Drink
Bay Breeze

The sea breeze is a tart fruity cocktail. The original recipe contains vodka, cranberry juice and grapefruit juice. If you are not a fan of this exact combination, try making one of the many alternative varieties.

Bay Breeze

This version is a little bit sweeter, with pineapple instead of grapefruit juice.

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 4 ounces cranberry juice
  • 4 ounces pineapple juice
  • Ice
  • Lime wedge for garnish

Instructions

  1. Fill a highball glass with ice.
  2. Pour in vodka.
  3. Add in juice.
  4. Add a lime wedge for garnish.

Cape Codder

This is the minimalist version of the bay breeze. It simply eliminates the pineapple juice.

Cape Codder Drink
Cape Codder

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 3 ounces cranberry juice
  • Ice
  • Lime wedge for garnish

Instructions

  1. Fill a highball glass with ice.
  2. Pour in vodka.
  3. Add in juice.
  4. Add a lime wedge for garnish.

Madras

Named after madras plaid, this drink uses orange juice instead of grapefruit.

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 2 ounces cranberry juice
  • 2 ounces orange juice
  • Ice
  • Orange wedge for garnish

Instructions

  1. Fill a highball glass with ice.
  2. Pour in vodka.
  3. Add in juice.
  4. Add an orange wedge for garnish.

Cuban Breeze

This one has a true tropical kick and completely eliminates the sourness.

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 1 ounce amaretto
  • 3 ounces pineapple juice
  • Ice

Instructions

  1. Fill a highball glass with ice.
  2. Pour in vodka and amaretto.
  3. Add in juice.

Peach Breeze

This is the traditional recipe with the addition of peach schnapps for extra sweetness.

Peach Breeze Drink
Peach Breeze

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce vodka
  • 1 ounce peach schnapps
  • 2 ounces cranberry juice
  • 2 ounces grapefruit juice
  • Ice
  • Peach wedge for garnish

Instructions

  1. Fill a highball glass with ice.
  2. Pour in vodka.
  3. Add in juice.
  4. Add a peach wedge for garnish.

Easy to Mix Drink

All of these drinks are very easy to make, even for the novice mixologist. If you want a stronger drink, add more vodka. If you want a weaker drink, add more juice. Try substituting other fruit flavors for your own variations. Some suggestions are blueberry, pomegranate, or pineapple/orange.

Sea Breeze Drink Recipes