The rise of Cosmopolitan marked the return of premium and fresh ingredients to the cocktail glass. This pink blushed beauty holds court as the most revered modern Cointreau classic.
- 0.75 oz Cointreau
- 2 oz vodka
- 0.25 oz cranberry juice
- 0.75 oz fresh lime juice
- 0.5 oz simple syrup (optional)
How to make the Cosmopolitan
Step 1Combine all ingredients in a shaker and add ice.
Step 2Shake and strain into coupe glass.
Step 3Garnish with an orange peel.