Simple isn't always better, and this version of the Cosmopolitan adds extra lime and lemon hints to what was already a fabulous cocktail. Its definitely worth the extra ingredients and effort to create this superior Cosmo.
A spiral of orange zest emerges from the surface of a Cosmopolitan cocktail.
Fill a Martini glass with ice and water to chill it while mixing the cocktail.
Add lots of ice to the mixing tin.
Shake the drink well until condensation forms on the outside of the mixing tin.
Discard the ice and water in the glass.
Strain the contents of the mixing tin into the glass.
Taste the cocktail and if necessary adjust the balance with a touch of extra sugar or citrus juice.
Garnish the cocktail with a flamed orange zest.