Buzz·Posted on 24 Mar 201515 Easy Substitutes For Water That'll Make Your Hookah Way, Way BetterMake sure your sheesha isn't a drag.by Sahil RizwanBuzzFeed India ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink buzzfeed.com 1. Ice Wikipedia.org This is the most common addition to a hookah base. A few cubes of ice with water makes the smoke smoother and easier to drag. 2. Juice Pixabay.com In addition to flavour, fruit juices also add thickness to the smoke. 3. Red Bull View this photo on Instagram instagram.com This hookah mix is sure to give you wings. 4. Vanilla Extract View this photo on Instagram instagram.com A few drops of extract to water adds to the flavour of the hookah. 5. Wine Giuseppe Cacace / Getty Images Using one of your expensive bottles isn't recommended for this, but a cheap table wine in the base can enhance your smoking experience to no end. 6. Cola pixabay.com Make sure you keep the drink open and let it go flat before adding it to your hookah, because the fizz can spoil your pipe. 7. Coffee Wikipedia.org This is a traditional hookah base in Cairo. Just chill some dark coffee and add to the base to add some great body to the smoke. 8. Margarita Mix View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Add a little mix and ice in the water to get a sweet and tangy touch to your smoke. 9. Sugar Syrup Howcast / Via youtube.com In addition to making the smoke taste sweeter, syrup can also add thickness to it. 10. Frozen Fruit pixabay.com Not only does this add to the flavour, the fruits also double up as a coolant. 11. Lemonade Wikipedia.org A refreshing alternative to just plain water. Lemonade with ice adds to the tanginess of the smoke. 12. Food Dye Wikipedia.org This doesn't add to the flavour or the smoke, but it will make your sheesha look really funky. 13. Popsicle View this photo on Instagram instagram.com You can really go all out and experiment with this one till you find a flavour that floats your boat. 14. Mint Wikipedia.org A few mints in the base will give a cool aftertaste to the smoke. 15. Milk View this photo on Instagram instagram.com While some people swear by this, milk has a tendency to bubble up and get into the pipe. It's recommended that you mix it with water before adding to the base. You're guaranteed to enjoy thick clouds of smoke with this mixture. Of course, sheesha smoking comes with its share of health risks, so enjoy responsibly... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com Don't go up in smoke, yeah?