Orange Crush

The Orange Crush is a simple cocktail that you can make at home whenever the craving hits. It was first created by the bartender known as the "King of Cocktails" - Ted Haigh. In his book, he claims that he invented the drink at a bar called "Fitzgerald's" which was located on Valencia Street in San Francisco.

Spirit Used


1½ ounces vodka
½ ounce triple sec
2 ounces orange juice
½ ounce grenadine
Mint sprig for garnish


1. In a cocktail shaker, combine the vodka, triple sec, orange juice and grenadine.
2. Add the ice and shake.
3. Strain into a highball glass filled with ice.
4. Garnish with a mint sprig

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