It’s National Harvey Wallbanger Day, so we thought we’d show you how to whip up your own beachy drink perfect for summer weddings or warm fall weddings. This classic recipe from Food Network’s Patricia Heaton is easy to follow. You can make your own Harvey Wallbanger cocktails or hand the recipe off to your caterer or bartending team.

Wedding cocktail: How to make a Harvey Wallbanger / photo: Food Network


  • 6 ounces orange soda, such as Orangina
  • 3 ounces orange-flavored vodka
  • 1 ounce herbal Italian liquor, such as Galliano
  • Fresh orange twists, for garnish


Divide the orange soda and vodka between 2 tall narrow glasses and stir to combine.
Add ice and then float the Galliano on top. Garnish with an orange twist and serve immediately.

Recipe: Patricia Heaton Parties / Photo: Food Network