A cosmopolitan, or informally cosmo,

Cosmopolitan Cocktail Recipe

By the wlr team

Affectionately known as the "Cosmo", this cocktail has become the thirty-something's best friend. Its fame rocketed with the success of the show "Sex and the City", and it has never looked back! In one small cocktail glass, the Cosmo encapsulates all that is New York sex appeal and urban glamour.

  • Recipe makes: 1 glass
  • Prep time:
    5 mins
  • Calories: 150
    per glass


  • 1½ shots vodka
  • 1 shot cointreau
  • 25ml cranberry juice
  • 1 tsp fresh lime juice


  • Half-fill a cocktail shaker with ice, then add the vodka, cointreau, cranberry juice and lime juice - and shake thoroughly.
  • Strain the liquid into a frosted Martini or cocktail glass and garnish with fresh berries or lime twist - and serve!

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Nutrition information per glass
Calories (kcal)150
Carbohydrate (g)17.9
Fat (g)0.0
Protein (g)0.0
Fibre (g)0.0
Alcohol (g)21.2
Fruit & Veg0.1

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