Illustrations by Nini Tuan
Active Time
5 Mins
Total Time
12 Hours
Yield
Serves 1

Cole's French Dip
Los Angeles
The blush-tinged tipple that became the "it" drink of the "90s is also a great marketing success story. Tasked with building a cocktail around Absolut Citron vodka, South Beach bartender Cheryl Cook fused elements of a Lemon Drop and a Kamikaze, forging a sweet-sour combination that peaked with its appearance on Sex and the City.

How to Make It

Step 1

For Raspberry Simple Syrup: Lightly crush raspberries in a freezer bag filled with simple syrup. Seal and let sit for 12 hours in refrigerator. Stir and strain fruit through a fine-mesh strainer.

Step 2

For cocktail:  Place all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice; shake. Strain into a chilled coupe glass.