"Christmas Cosmo | Crafted Pour"

"It’s easy to make the classic cosmopolitan cocktail even more festive by adding some mulled simple syrup. This is a holiday crowd pleaser.", "undefined", "Christmas Cosmo",

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Christmas Cosmo By , May 8, 2009 It’s easy to make the classic cosmopolitan cocktail even more festive by adding some mulled simple syrup. This is a holiday crowd pleaser. It’s easy to make the classic cosmopolitan cocktail even more festive by adding some mulled simple syrup. This is a holiday crowd pleaser. Ingredients: - Absolut vodka - Cointreau Instructions: Combine all ingredients into a shaker with ice. Strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with sugared cranberries. For the mulled simple syrup: 1 cup water 1 cup sugar 0.25 tsp ginger 2 cinnamon sticks (or 0.25 tsp ground cinnamon) 0.25 teaspoon nutmeg 12 whole cloves (or 0.25 tsp ground cloves) 1-2 cardamom pods 3-4 star anise pods Two orange peels 4 droppers of orange bitters Combine water, sugar, and spices in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly, to dissolve sugar. Remove from stove and let cool completely. Strain syrup into an airtight container. Store in the refrigerator for up to two weeks. Seasonal,Christmas,Holiday,Mulled,Cranberry ,Cosmo,Cosmopolitan ,Festive