New Year’s Cocktail

 Posted by on December 31, 2014 at 12:25 am  BEVERAGES  Add comments
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My husband created this recipe for the upcoming New Year celebration. The cocktail is based on one of my favorites – the Cosmopolitan, but with some changes: it is more refreshing, not as strong as Cosmo, looks quite festive and very balanced.

A variety of cranberry based juice-cocktails can be used in the preparation of this drink to create a range of interesting tasting notes, which makes the cocktail quiet versatile. This is a really good drink for a New Year’s party.

Cheers and Happy New Year!

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New Year’s Cocktail

 

1 serving

Ingredients

  • 1 oz vodka
  • 1 oz raspberry -cranberry juice (or cranberry, pomegranate)
  • 1 oz сlub soda
  • ½ oz Cointreau or Triple Sec
  • ½ oz fresh lemon or lime juice
  • Ice
  •  Lemon, lime or orange peel for garnish

 

 

Preparation

Add all the ingredients except club soda into a shaker two-thirds filled with ice cubes. Shake for 15-20 seconds. Strain into a martini or coupe glass. Top with club soda. Garnish with citrus peel.

 

Cook with pleasure!

 

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