Sample Recipe from Dylan ’s Candy Bar: Vampire Cosmo
Makes 1 serving
2 tablespoons fresh lime juice (about 2 limes)
Red sugar (“Pucker Powder”) or a cherry Pixy Stix
1 1/2 ounces (3 tablespoons) vodka
3/4 ounce (1 1/2 tablespoons) triple sec
3/4 ounce (1 1/2 tablespoons) cranberry juice
Glassware: cosmopolitan glass
Garnish: wax fangs
Dip the rim of a cosmo glass into the lime juice and then dip again into the cherry-flavored colored sugar. Pour the vodka, triple sec, cranberry juice, and lime juice into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake well. Strain into the glass and attach the wax fang to the rim.
About the Author
DYLAN LAUREN is the founder and CEO of Dylan’s Candy Bar and a graduate of Duke University. She is the daughter of Ralph and Ricky Lauren.