Cranberry Martini Recipe | MartiniRecipe.Net

many martini recipesAn innovative twist on the old Cosmopolitan, this Cranberry Martini is what's fine in 2009!!

1 oz vodka
1/2 oz Cointreau orange liqueur
3 oz cranberry juice*
chopped ice
lemon slice, for zing and garnish

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker.
Add ice so that the shaker is about a third full (ice plus ingredients).
Shake for 20 seconds.
Strain into a cocktail glass.
Squeeze a couple of drops from the lemon slice into the glass, then garnish the side of the cocktail glass with the slice of lemon.

* you could use pomegranate juice instead for a more exotic taste!