Shortened to “Cosmo” by enthusiasts, this drink made a spirited comeback during the raging cocktail revival of the nineties. Sugar-frosting the rim is optional.
Total Timeunder 15 minutes
Five Ingredients or LessYes
Taste and Texturefruity, sweet
Type of Dishcocktails
- 2 oz. (¼ cup) vodka, plain or citron flavored
- 1 oz. (2 Tbsp.) Cointreau or Triple Sec
- 1 oz. (2 Tbsp.) cranberry juice
- ½ oz. (1 Tbsp.) fresh lime juice
If desired, frost rim of chilled glass by moistening with a little cranberry juice, then dipping rim into granulated sugar. Shake ingredients with ice; strain into chilled glass.
1998 Sharon Tyler Herbst and Rob Herbst