Thursday, December 19, 2013

"Santa's Helper": A Cure for Those Present Wrapping Nights

     The late nights of wrapping presents can be a little brighter with this different version of the Cosmo I created just for the Christmas season.   It will pick up those late evening Christmas wrapping blues and kindle your spirits for a Merry Christmas.   Give this one a try and enjoy the eves leading up to the Holidays.

Santa’s Helper

·         1 ½ oz. Brugal Especial Extra Dry Rum

·         1 oz. Cointreau

·         1 oz. Cranberry Juice

·         ¾ oz. Dekuyper Pomegranate Liqueur

·         ¼ oz. Fresh Lemon Juice

Place all ingredients into a shaker filled with ice and shake until chilled.  Strain into a chilled Martini glass and garnish with a lemon zest.