Cosmopolitan


Introduction

The Cosmopolitan, otherwise known as the Cosmo, is a chic, pink drink that is perfect for any occasion. It is made with vodka, cranberry juice, Cointreau, and lime juice, and is garnished with a lime wedge.

Ingredients

-1 1/2 oz vodka
-1/2 oz Cointreau
-1/4 cup cranberry juice
-1/4 cup lime juice
-1 lime wedge (for garnish)

Method

1) Combine all ingredients (except for the lime wedge) in a shaker filled with ice.
2) Shake well and strain into a chilled martini glass.
3) Garnish with a lime wedge and serve.

Potential changes & improvements

-For a sweeter drink, use more Cointreau or cranberry juice.
-For a tart drink, use less Cointreau or cranberry juice.
-For a stronger drink, use more vodka.

What other food it works well with

Cosmopolitans are often served as an appetizer or dessert drink.

Common Mistakes

One common mistake is using too much cranberry juice, which can make the drink too sweet. Another mistake is using too much lime juice, which can make the drink too tart.

Nutritional Information

Calories: 150

Allergens

None


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