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How to Make a Screwdriver

Legend has it that the very first Screwdriver was stirred with... You guessed it. A screwdriver. Sort of makes you wonder about a Rusty Nail, doesn't it?


  • Step 1: Put ice in glass Put a few ice cubes in the glass.
  • Step 2: Pour in vodka Pour in the vodka.
  • Step 3: Pour orange juice Fill the rest of the glass with orange juice.
  • TIP: Fresh squeezed orange juice will lend your drink added sophistication and flavor.
  • Step 4: Stir & garnish Stir with the spoon (or a screwdriver if one is handy), garnish with an orange slice, and enjoy.
  • FACT: Henry F. Phillips of Portland, Oregon invented the Phillips Screwdriver—and the accompanying screw—in the 1930s.

You Will Need

  • Some ice
  • A rocks glass
  • 2 oz. vodka
  • 6 oz. orange juice
  • An orange slice
  • And a swizzle stick or spoon

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