If there is one drink that Virginia Beach is known for, it’s the famous Virginia Beach Orange Crush. A summertime favorite for locals and tourists alike, the orange crush got its start at Waterman’s Grill and has created a cult following of other restaurants and at-home bartenders seeking to recreate the refreshing beverage.
Try one of these Virginia Beach Orange Crush recipes at home and see which one is your favorite. Remember, the key each one is to use freshly squeezed oranges for the true Virginia Beach experience.
A slightly different version from the original but still just as tasty.
Juice the oranges to make fresh orange juice. Then combine the orange juice with lemon-lime soda, vodka, and orange liqueur in a shaker and mix well.
This recipe is provided by Down Home Inspiration.
You can’t go wrong with the classic that started it all. This is the recipe from
Mix all ingredients together. Either shake or pour the drink into another cup to mix it up before serving.
This recipe was provided by The Shack on 8th.
Using a slightly different recipe, this version still gets the job done.
Combine vodka, Cointreau, and orange juice to a glass with ice. Top off with a splash of Sprite and mix well. Garnish with your orange peel.
This recipe is provided by TheBeachHouseKitchen.com.
Of course, if you don’t feel like making the Virginia Beach Orange Crush at home, visit one of the many restaurants in town that make their own version of the popular beverage, or go to where it all began -Waterman’s Surfside Grill.
Read here for more places to enjoy the Virginia Beach Orange Crush.
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