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.
- 45ml vodka
- 15ml Cointreau
- 15ml fresh lime juice
- 15ml cranberry juice
- Garnish: Spent lime wheel or lemon twist
- Fill shaker with ice, then add vodka, Cointreau, lime juice and cranberry juice in then shake.
- Strain mixture into Martini glass, garnish with spent lime wheel or lemon twist and serve.
Yields 1 glass
Top photo credit: Cointreau