Woo Woo cocktail

Woo woo cocktail
The Woo Woo cocktail is a strong fruity drink made with vodka, peach schnapps and cranberry juice, better still, this delicious cocktail is extremely easy to make.
The Woo Woo was created during the 1980s in the USA and was an immediate hit – especially with the students. The Woo Woo was no doubt helped by being a bright red, sweet drink, with a memorable and equally strange name.
The Woo Woo was also one of the first cocktails to contain peach schnapps.
Total Time: 5 minutes


  • Lowball glass


  • 50 ml vodka
  • 50 ml peach schnapps
  • 100 ml cranberry juice
  • crushed ice

To garnish

  • lime wedge


  • Fill half of the cocktail glass with crushed ice.
  • Pour the vodka, peach schnapps and cranberry juice into a cocktail shaker.
  • Shake well and pour over the ice.
  • Garnish with the lime wedge.


units: 4


What are other names of Woo Woo cocktail?

The Woo woo cocktail is also known as Baby Woo Woo and Teeny Weeny Woo Woo.

Where does Woo Woo cocktail originate from?

The Woo woo cocktail originated in the US in the late 70’s.

What kind of alcohol is schnapps?

Schnapps is a sweetened liqueur made by mixing neutral grain spirit with fruit syrup, spices, or other flavors.

Is schnapps stronger than vodka?

Schnapps is made by fermenting fruit juices along with the base liquor. Schnapps is a distilled beverage, but it doesn’t go through as many distillation cycles as vodka does. Therefore, it is not stronger in alcohol content, but it is stronger in flavour.

What vodka cocktails are best?

If you like a cocktail with vodka in, we also have a roundup of our top ten cocktails with vodka, its not official, but we think you’ll find these cocktails are all worth trying.

The first recorded mention of the word ''vodka'' comes from the 9th century although the first large distillery wasn't founded until almost 200 years later in 1174.

Please note that the units field is an estimation, and will vary depending on the type and quantity of alcohol used. Please drink responsibly and legally.