Saffron Vodka Cocktail

Cristina Hirschkorn


  • 1.5 ounce of Vodka
  • 1 can of Pellegrino (Lemon)
  • Kaffir Lime leaves for garnish
  • 3 strands of saffron
  • 1 cup of ice
  • 2 tablespoons of saffron syrup
  • 3 saffron threads

Saffron Syrup

  • 1/4 cup of sugar
  • 1/2 cup of water
  • A pinch of lemon zest
  • 2 cardamom pods, crushed
  • 3 saffron threads


In a mixing glass add vodka, saffron syrup, and Pellegrino.

Stir mixture. Add ice to serving glass then pour mixture over ice.

Garnish with a pinch of saffron and kaffir lime leaves.

From Rumi Spice.

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