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Stanley Tucci’s Christmas Cocktail

by Stanley Tucci from Taste: My Life Through Food

Ring in the festive season with Stanley Tucci's Cosmopolitan-inspired cocktail, complete with bright pomegranate seeds and a sprig of mint.

From the book

Stanley Tucci


Here is my holiday version of a Cosmopolitan.

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1 tbsp pomegranate seeds
50ml Ketel One vodka
25ml Cointreau
25ml cranberry juice (either unsweetened or cranberry juice cocktail. Your preference)
25ml pomegranate juice
1 raspberry
1 mint leaf
fresh rosemary, to garnish

Essential kit

You will need: a shaker and a coupe or martini.


Put the pomegranate seeds into a shaker and muddle until muddled.

Add the booze.

Add the juices.

Add the ice.

Shake it.

Strain into a coupe or a Martini glass.

Garnish with a raspberry wrapped in a mint leaf and skewered with a small stalk of rosemary.

Drink it and have a happier holiday.

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