Mediterranean Cocktail

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Serves 6

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz vodka
  • 1.5 oz bottled pomegranate juice
  • 1 Tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 Tablespoon limoncello (bottles or homemade)
  • 1 strip each lemon and orange zest, 3 inches long for garnish

Preparation:

  • Chill a cocktail glass. Pour the vodka, pomegranate juice, lemon juice and limoncello into a cocktail shaker filled two-thirds with ice. Close the shaker and shake for 15-20 seconds.
  • Strain the drink into the empty chilled glass. Twist together or tie the lemon and orange zest strips, and garnish the drink by draping the tied zests on the edge of the glass. Serve immediately.