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Cocktail of the Week: The Julie Andrews

If you're craving a cocktail that is equal parts citrusy, sweet and floral — look no further! The Julie Andrews combines some of summer's favorite flavors into one beautiful libation and is sure to be a refreshing addition to your next happy hour.


  • 1 oz. vanilla vodka
  • 1 oz. citrus vodka
  • 0.5 oz. lavender syrup
  • 0.5 oz. Crème de Violette
  • 0.5 oz. lemon juice


  1. Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker.
  2. Top with ice and shake until chilled.
  3. Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish with a lemon.

Sure, a glass of wine or a beer is a nice way to unwind – but every now and then, you deserve a happy hour that's a little more...hmmm. What's the word? Refined! Kelly Sparks of Queen Bee Mixology is graciously sharing a new cocktail with us every week, just in time for Happy Hour.

Queen Bee is raising the bar for cocktails made at home with recipes that are both easy – and delicious! Want more? Connect with Queen Bee Mixology on social media for extra recipes and behind-the-scenes content produced by VMG Studios. Please drink responsibly.