Red Bull and Vodka is so Y2k. The wave of the future is getting invigorated and wasted in one go with Sparks. the energy drink that has been thoughtfully already added with booze for you. Sparks is a six-percent alcohol malt beverage combines with the caffeine and taurine associated with most energy drinks. It tastes like cough syrup. Its sudden popularity means that merchants can hardly keep it in stock, and due to a clever marketing scheme (sponsoring open bars at hip downtown parties in New York), now no stoop party or rooftop barbeque is complete without a six of of the tallboys.