Cosmopolitan Cocktail



1fluid ounce vodka citron
1/2fluid ounce cointreau
1/2fluid ounce lime juice
1/2fluid ounce cranberry juice
orange peel, to garnish


  1. Shake vodka, cointreau, lime juice, and cranberry juice vigorously in a cocktail shaker with cubes of ice.
  2. Strain into a martini glass, garnish with a piece of orange peel, and serve.

Recipe courtesy of James Winter’s Book, Who put the Beef in Wellington?: 50 Culinary Classics, Who Invented Them, When and Why.