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April Rain Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the April Rain, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Vodka, Lime Juice Cordial, Vermouth, or Lime Peel, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

April Rain Cocktail Description

The April Rain falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Cocktail glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

The April Rain is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 4 ingredients including Vodka, Lime juice cordial, Vermouth, Lime peel, it invites you into a world of exquisite flavors and textures. This cocktail stands as a symbol of creativity and sophistication. Enjoy similar experiences with cocktails like Blue Motorcycle #2, Scotch Rickey, Jamaican Ten Speed.

April Rain Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the April Rain, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 59 ml Vodka
  • 16.95 ml Lime juice cordial
  • 16.95 ml Vermouth
  • Lime peel

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make an April Rain Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the April Rain cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 2 oz Vodka, 1/2 oz Lime juice cordial, 1/2 oz Vermouth, Lime peel. Once blended to perfection, pour into the cocktail glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the April Rain Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
400.0 0.0 100.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for April Rain are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the April Rain Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Vodka, Lime Juice Cordial, Vermouth, and Lime Peel.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, April Rain.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the April Rain cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Vodka 3051 times 18.66%
Lime Juice Cordial 17 times 0.10%
Vermouth 32 times 0.20%
Lime Peel 15 times 0.09%

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April Rain FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the April Rain Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect April Rain.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the April Rain?
  • A: The ingredients include Vodka, Lime Juice Cordial, Vermouth, and Lime Peel, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the April Rain cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Cocktail glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 1145 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 7.00% of the cocktailing instructions.


The April Rain cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the April Rain is the perfect addition to any occasion.