The Dirty Shirley Temple Drink Recipe is a cocktail version of the childhood favorite, Shirley Temple. It is light, refreshing, and perfect for any occasion!
Some of the best cocktails to enjoy are ones that are made with vodka. The Dirty Shirley Temple is one example. This recipe is made with vodka, sprite, and grenadine. This mixed drink is perfect if you are looking for a refreshing cocktail to enjoy at the end of a long day or evening out.
Dirty Shirley Temple Drink Recipe
- 2oz vodka
- ½ oz grenadine
- 4oz Sprite
- Maraschino cherry garlish (optional)
- Fill a cocktail glass with ice.
- Add vodka, grenadine, and top with sprite.
- Garnish with a cherry if desired
Isn't this a simple adult Shirley Temple drink recipe??? You'll find that adding vodka to your childhood mocktail will bring back several memories.
There is not much evidence that the phrase â€œdirtyâ€ refers to anything other than adding vodka to a Shirley Temple. Many people believe that adding vodka to a Shirley Temple constitutes an act of debauchery, but this is not necessarily the case. This is just an adult spin on a childhood memory.
Whether you call this drink a Dirty Shirley Temple, Boozy Shirley Temple, or a Shirley Temple Cocktail ~ you’ll enjoy it by any name! Maybe you can drink while unwinding and watching your favorite Shirley Temple movie. My favorite is Heidi!