How to Make a Cosmos Cocktail

A step-by-step guide on How to Make a Cosmos Cocktail. This classic drink is made with vodka, cranberry juice, and triple sec.

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A cosmopolitan, or “cosmo,” is a classic cocktail that is usually made with vodka, cranberry juice, lime juice, and triple sec. It is a feminine drink that is often associated with sophistication and style. While the Cosmo has been around for many years, it gained widespread popularity after being featured on the television show Sex and the City. If you would like to learn how to make your own cosmopolitan cocktail, just follow these simple steps.

What You’ll Need

To make a classic cosmopolitan cocktail, you will need the following ingredients:
-1.5 ounces citrus vodka
-1 ounce cranberry juice
-0.5 ounce lime juice
-0.5 ounce triple sec
-Lime wedge for garnish

Step-by-Step Instructions

-1 oz vodka
-1 oz cranberry juice
-1 oz rose’s lime juice
-Splash of club soda

1. Add all ingredients (except club soda) to a shaker filled with ice.
2. Shake vigorously until well-chilled.
3. Strain into a martini glass.
4. Top with splash of club soda, and garnish with a lime wedge if desired. Enjoy!


There are many ways that you can vary a Cosmos cocktail. If you want to make it a little weaker, you can use club soda or lemon-lime soda instead of vodka. You can also use cranberry juice cocktail instead of cranberry juice.

If you want to make a stronger drink, you can use expressed or web vodka. You can also add some triple sec or another type of liquor to the drink.

If you want to make a non-alcoholic Cosmos, you can use sparkling water or lemonade instead of vodka. You can also add a splash of grenadine for sweetness and color.


The Cosmos is a refreshing and easy-to-make cocktail that is perfect for any occasion. Whether you are serving it at a party or enjoying it on a casual night in, this drink is sure to please. Use our tips and recipe to make the perfect Cosmos every time.

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