Cocktail created in 1980, made famous by Dale DeGroff, as well as Madonna, and the TV show Sex & The City.
ABV : medium+
45 ml Citrus vodka
30 ml cranberry juice
10 ml lime juice
Difficulty level : ***
- Glass : cocktail
- Method : shake
- Ice : –
- Garnish : orange zest
- Add the ingredients to a shaker
- Ice up 2/3 of the shaker with cubed ice
- Shake vigourously for 7 to 10 seconds
- Strain into a chilled glass with no ice
- Garnish & serve
Dael DeGroff made the use of citrus-flavoured vodka popular in his recipe, and it became a standard for the drink, yet using a non-flavoured vodka is obviously possible.