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Carrie Bradshaw’s consumption of the Cosmopolitan introduced a brand new generation to the world of mixed drinks, but ultimately its popularity became its downfall. On the launch of the Sex and the City movie, a look back at the cocktail it made famous, and whether the Cosmo was deserving of the popularity it received.
With so many different orange liqueurs available, it can be difficult to know which to use when making cocktails. As part of The Great Oh Gosh! Orange Liqueur Showdown, a look at three key cocktails – the Margarita, Pegu Club and Sidecar – and which orange liqueurs work best for each of them.
The Margarita may well be the most popular cocktail in the world, but it is also one of the most abused. Most bars feature it on their menu, but the chances of getting anything resembling a true Margarita are slim-to-none. Learn the right way to make the drink, and find out what you’ve been missing.