The Cosmopolitan

From New Classic Cocktails by Gary Regan and Mardee Haidin Regan

  • 2 teaspoons granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon grated orange zest
  • 2 ounces citrus-flavored vodka
  • 1 ounce Cointreau
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup (see Sunsplash)
  • 1 ounce cranberry juice

Mix sugar and zest in a shallow bowl and dip the rim of your cocktail glass to coat lightly. Shake together remaining ingredients and strain into the glass.

Published on July 13, 2010