Cosmopolitan Recipe

Cosmopolitan

  • serves 1
  • Easy

Make like Carrie Bradshaw and fix yourself a cosmo this evening. You only need four ingredients, plus a little orange peel to garnish

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Try our recipe using classic cosmopolitan cocktail ingredients below, or check out our twist here.

What is a cosmopolitan cocktail?

This cocktail enjoyed its hey day in the late 1980s and 1990s, as well as the TV show Sex and the City, and has since fallen somewhat out of favour. Which is a shame, as this blush-pink, sweet-tart concoction is certainly worth revisiting.

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Cosmopolitan recipe

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Ingredients

  • vodka 50ml
  • triple sec or Cointreau 20ml
  • lime juice 15ml
  • cranberry juice 50ml
  • orange peel to garnish

Method

  • Step 1

    Shake the vodka, triple sec, lime juice and cranberry juice in a cocktail shaker with ice. Strain into a martini glass and garnish with the orange peel.

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