Triple Crown Drinks: Black Eyed Susan

While the original recipe was often mocked for being disgusting, #Preakness2014 brought back the Black Eyed Susan with the simplified and improved recipe posted below. Get the best deal on the ingredients at


  • 1.5 oz vodka
  • 0.5 oz elderflower liqueuer
  • 2 oz pineapple juice
  • 1/4 oz lime juice
  • 3/4 oz orange juice


  1. Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously.
  2. Strain over ice into a collins glass.
  3. Optionally garnish with an orange slice.


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