Cape Codder Recipe

Cape Codder

The Cape Codder (also known as a Cape Cod) is a simple, tart cocktail that’s perfect for anything by the seaside, whether it’s on a boat or sunbathing on the beach. The drink was actually invented by cranberry juice moguls Ocean Spray in 1945, and it caught on to become a popular choice at bars all over the world.


2 oz vodka
6 oz cranberry juice
Lime wedge for garnish

Preparation: How to make a Cape Codder

  1. Add vodka and cranberry juice to a Highball glass or Old-Fashioned glass over ice.
  2. Stir, garnish with the lime wedge, and serve.
Cape Codder