The Cosmopolitan is a modern classic. Many believe it to be created by Cheryl Cook in the 1980s. The Martini Queen of South Beach wanted to give her signature drink a twist - and a colour - that would appeal to women. Well, it worked The glamorous Cosmo found fame on Sex and the City. Having said all that...a similar recipe appears in Pioneers of Mixing at Elite Bars 1903-1933. A modern Martini? Or a classic reinvented? It’s your bar...you decide.
Here's what our amici at NIO Cocktails say about this classic cocktail:
"The Cosmopolitan is one of the world's most popular classic cocktails and the top summer cocktail of choice for many glamorous individuals. With its eye-catching colour and delicious blend of vodka, Cointreau and cranberry juice served in a Martini glass, the Cosmo is one stylish cocktail that's here to stay."
With no other ingredients or equipment needed, simply pour your Cosmopolitan in a glass over ice, it couldn't be easier to enjoy this classic cocktail. Expertly mixed in Milan, Italy.
100ml. 22% ABV.