Vodka Red Bull has its controversy attached to it, but it is one of the most popular drinks of the 21st Century among younger drinkers. Many people oppose to the suggestive health risks involved when mixing alcohol and energy drinks claiming that the caffeine can mask the influence of alcohol. Due to the mass debate of this mixer, a review titled “Energy Drinks Mixed with Alcohol: Misconceptions, Myths and Facts”, was published in 2012 by 3 authors with medical, pharmaceutical and scientific backgrounds. Their findings were that available scientific evidence on the effects of mixing energy drinks with alcohol show that there is no consistent evidence that the energy drink alters the perceived level of intoxication.
Whichever side of the fence you are on with mixing energy drinks and alcohol, you’ll want to keep this easy recipe in your arsenal.