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Cosmopolitan cocktail

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The Cosmopolitan cocktail has been around since the early 1900s, but was made famous by the 1990s television program Sex and the City.

It’s origin is unclear, but a very similar recipe was published in 1934, in Pioneers of Mixing at Elite Bars 1903-1933.



30ml vodka
30ml cranberry juice
15ml Triple Sec


Pour ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
Shake well and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
For the finishing touch, garnish with a wedge or twist of lime.

Photograph by Jaume Escofet | CC