Outstanding (5+*)

Exceptional (5*)

Excellent (4.5*)

Recommended (4*)

Commended (3.5*)

Mediocre (3*)

Disappointing (2.5*)

Pretty Awful (2*)

Shameful (1.5*)

Disgusting (1*)

Cosmopolitan Cocktail (Difford's recipe)

Cosmopolitan Cocktail (Difford's recipe) image

Glass:
Martini

Garnish:
Orange zest twist (flamed)

We Say...

Cosmopolitan Cocktail (Difford's recipe) A Cosmopolitan should normally be made with citrus vodka but this recipe works just as well with unflavoured vodka and personally, when a good quality cranberry juice is used, I prefer the simplicity of unflavoured vodka in this cocktail. Ketel One Vodka Triple sec liqueur Cranberry juice Freshly squeezed lime juice Orange bitters (optional) SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.
1 shot Ketel One Vodka
1 shot Triple sec liqueur
shot Cranberry juice
½ shot Freshly squeezed lime juice
1 dash Orange bitters (optional)

diffordsguide rating

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

Comment:

A Cosmopolitan should normally be made with citrus vodka but this recipe works just as well with unflavoured vodka and personally, when a good quality cranberry juice is used, I prefer the simplicity of unflavoured vodka in this cocktail.

Origin:

For information on the origin of the Cosmopolitan and numerous other Cosmo recipes, please see our Cosmopolitan Cocktail encyclopedia entry.

They say...

diffordsguide alexa link