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    The Cosmopolitan is a pink drink served in a Martini glass. Said to have originated in San Francisco in the 1980s, but it wasn't until 1988 - the year Absolut Citron was launched - that the Cosmopolitan as it is known today was created. Bartender Toby Cecchini adapted the original recipe, using fresh juice, orange liqueur, a splash of cranberry, and the first citrus-flavored vodka. The rest is history!


    • Ice Cubes
    • 2 Parts Absolut Citron
    • 1 Part Lime Juice
    • 1 Part Orange Liqueur
    • 0.5 Part Cranberry Juice
    • 1 Twist Orange

    how to mix a Cosmopolitan

    Fill a shaker with ice cubes. Add all ingredients. Shake and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with orange.


    • Rate :
    • Glass type : Cocktail Glass
    • Taste : Fresh, Fruity, Sweet
    • Skill level : average
    • Main spirit : Absolut Citron

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