How to make a Cosmopolitan

One of the most popular vodka-based cocktails out there, and made famous in the ’90s by movie Sex and the City, the pink-hued Cosmopolitan (or Cosmo, as it’s affectionately called) that’s commonly served in a Martini glass, has the reputation for being the modern career woman’s drink. Today, we think anyone and everyone should enjoy it. Here’s how.

Ingredients

  • 45ml vodka
  • 15ml Cointreau
  • 15ml fresh lime juice
  • 15ml cranberry juice
  • Garnish: Spent lime wheel or lemon twist

Directions

  1. Fill shaker with ice, then add vodka, Cointreau, lime juice and cranberry juice in then shake.
  2. Strain mixture into Martini glass, garnish with spent lime wheel or lemon twist and serve.

Yields 1 glass

Top photo credit: Cointreau

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