The Ultimate Vodka-Cocktail Course

Welcome to the latest in my new series of dedicated cocktail & mixology courses titled The Ultimate Cocktail Course

I am delighted to release this new series of 5 courses titled The Ultimate Cocktail Course, with each course being dedicated to a specific cocktail spirit base.

Courses cover Whisk(e)y, Vodka, Gin, Tequila and Rum.

This course is focusing on the world's great Vodka cocktails.

In this course, The Ultimate Vodka-Cocktail Course, I am excited to share with you the same standard of knowledge and training that I have delivered to more than 40,000 of the world's mixologists & bartenders in more than 30 countries across the globe.

I'll be introducing you to more than 20 of the world's most popular and influential vodka-based cocktails. I'll give you the background and history and most importantly will share and demonstrate the techniques that will enable you to mix truly world-class versions of each one. 

Whether you are a passionate home enthusiast or a professional bartender/mixologist, this course will take your mixing skills to a new level. You'll learn the key factors that differentiate the best cocktails from all the rest, putting your drinks in the very top echelon of cocktails.

It has always been my belief that anyone can become highly skilled at mixing cocktails. As long as the tuition is accessible, easy-to-follow and entertaining, then anything can be achieved.

So, if you want to take your vodka-cocktail skills to a highly impressive level and produce vodka-cocktails that will leave a lasting impression on your friends, guests or customers, then enrol on The Ultimate Vodka-Cocktail Course right now….

... and start producing some amazing, world-class VODKA COCKTAILS.

I look forward to seeing you on the course.


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Who is this course for?

  • Already a bartender?

    Develop your repertoire and mix truly world-class vodka cocktails, giving your career a serious boost.

  • A home enthusiast?

    Mix fantastic vodka cocktails for family and friends, that the most skilled professional would be proud of.

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Let's look at the Aims and Outcomes

The aim of this course is to:

Discover how to create the finest versions of more than 20 of the most important vodka-based cocktails.


By the end of this course you will be able to:

  1. Mix 20 of the world’s most important vodka-based cocktails to a world-class standard
  2. Learn the background and history to the most iconic vodka-based cocktails
  3. Have the confidence to recommend and suggest a broad range of spectacular vodka-based cocktails to your guests, customers or friends

Course Outline

  • 1


    • Welcome to the Ultimate Vodka Cocktail Course

    • About the course

  • 2

    10 'Must-Know' Vodka Cocktails

    • The Vodka Martini

    • The Cosmopolitan

    • The Black & White Russians

    • The Moscow Mule

    • The Melon Ball & Screw Ball

    • The Madras & Woo Woo

    • The Sex on the Beach

    • The Peanut Butter Cup

    • The Sea Breeze

    • The Cucumber Martini

  • 3

    Modern Martinis

    • The Porn Star Martini

    • The Rosemary & Lemon Drop Martini

    • The Espresso Martini

    • The White Chocolate & Coconut Martini

  • 4

    Bloody Mary Masterclass

    • The Bloody Mary

  • 5

    Back with a Vengeance Cocktails

    • The Kamikaze

    • The Greyhound & Salty Dog

    • The Blue Chi Chi

    • The Hairy Navel

    • The Screwdriver, Harvey Wall banger, Sloe Comfortable Screw & Beyond

  • 6

    Congratulations on completing the course

    • Farewell

  • 7

    ...And finally

    • And finally...



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Your Instructor

Paul Martin

Paul Martin

Aspire Course Creator

Hi, I’m Paul Martin. World Champion Mixologist, Author & International Bartender Trainer. I have more than 30 years’ experience in the cocktail industry as a bartender, bar owner and for the last 20 years as an international bartender trainer, training more than 40,000 of the world's bartenders. A multiple award-winning mixologist and author of 7 top-selling cocktail books, for the last 20 years, I have travelled the world delivering training courses for bartenders and mixologists of all skill levels for many of the biggest hotel chains, nightclubs and bar groups.

Testimonials for Paul

“Paul has incredible knowledge in cocktail mixing and presentation. He is a maestro at his work. His courses prove how talented he is, therefore I do recommend this very highly to all bartenders and also to all cocktail lovers. ”

Salim Khoury, Legendary Head Bartender, American Bar at The Savoy (20 Years)

“I wouldn't hesitate for a moment to recommend Paul to anyone in the training world. His expertise in the hospitality industry is second to none, coupled together with an infectious delivery style makes him one of the best, most engaging and inspirational trainers I have ever worked with.”

Alex Percival MD of Tin & Glass Events & Training

“Paul provides the most unique, engaging and professional bartender training in the UK. His style of delivery is absolutely suited to his audience: he provides a fun and exciting training environment where his trainees are inspired to excel.”

Luke Davies, Head of L&D, Spirit Pub Group