RECIPE: How to make a perfect Cosmo

In anticipation of the new Sex and the City 2 movie, here’s a delicious, refreshing summer drink — and a staple of the fashionable four’s nightlife: the Cosmopolitan Martini Sure, nearly everyone was drinking these years ago when the show was at its peak of popularity, however, even alcoholic beverages can make a comeback, too.

Here’s what you’ll need to mix up a classy classic:

* 1 oz. of vodka (you can choose cranberry vodka or a flavored vodka for more of an intense flavor

* Half-ounce of Triple Sec, Cointreau, or any orange liqueur

* Half-ounce of cranberry juice

* A splash of Rose’s Lime Juice or the juice of one fresh lime

##Making your Cosmo Martini##

Combine all of your ingredients in a beverage shaker with ice. Shake until fully combined and pour into a martini glass. You can garnish with a sugared rim and a wedge of lime. Wet the rim of the glass and dip it in colored — or flavored sugar — for a pretty presentation before adding the lime wedge. Enjoy!

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