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Cosmopolitan

Cosmopolitan

This modern classic got a bad reputation in the 90’s for being a sickly sweet drink. But a true Cosmo is a thing of beauty! Here’s how to make one.
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Ingredients

  • 1.5 oz Lemon infused Vodka (see instructions below)
  • 1 oz Cointreau
  • 0.5 oz Lime Juice
  • 0.5 oz Cranberry Juice

Lemon Infused Vodka

  • 750 ml Vodka
  • 10 ea Lemons

Instructions

  • Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice.
  • Shake well.
  • Strain into a coupe or cocktail glass.
  • Garnish with a lemon wheel or zest.

Lemon Infused Vodka

  • With a vegetable peeler or zester, zest the lemons.
  • Add zest to vodka and seal tightly.
  • Wait 3-4 weeks, shaking and tasting periodically.
  • When it tastes ready, fine strain and store in your freezer or in a cool, dry place.