This simple mixture of vodka and orange juice reportedly gets its name from original tool used to stir the drink--a screwdriver. You'll get equally good results using a spoon. The screwdriver is a simple but refreshing cocktail made by combining orange juice and vodka over ice.

Recipe Summary

prep:
3 mins
total:
3 mins
Servings:
1
Yield:
1 cocktail
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Ingredients

1
Original recipe yields 1 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Combine vodka and orange juice in a highball glass and stir to combine. Add ice.

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Nutrition Facts

180 calories; protein 1.3g; carbohydrates 19.3g; fat 0.4g; sodium 13.4mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (9)

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Rating: 5 stars
04/02/2013
One of my most favorite cocktails. I like to use Whipped Cream flavored vodka to make this taste like a Creamsicle/Dreamsicle. Read More
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11 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 9
  • 4 star values: 2
  • 3 star values: 0
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 5 stars
04/02/2013
One of my most favorite cocktails. I like to use Whipped Cream flavored vodka to make this taste like a Creamsicle/Dreamsicle. Read More
(13)
Rating: 5 stars
07/11/2014
I lived on this for the better part of a year when I turned 21!' It was my signature drink. Happy Days!! Read More
(6)
Rating: 5 stars
07/13/2014
Wonderful! I rimmed the glass with decorator sugar crystal gems. Beautiful! Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
06/12/2014
Easy to make and very refreshing. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
04/15/2015
Yummy! i love to get a jar a marachino cherries & pour a little cherry juice and a cherry in it. Or you can use some grenadine its just as good:) Read More
Rating: 5 stars
01/06/2019
I've made this cocktail often. I see no need to change anything. "If it ain't broke no need to fix it."" Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
12/29/2019
Good! Increase the vodka to 2oz and it s a 5-star recipe! Read More
Rating: 4 stars
01/19/2016
This drink is really good its easy to make and it tastes very smooth. I would strongly recommend trying it. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
12/17/2017
Easy and refreshing. Read More
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