In honor of the HBO movie Behind the Candelabra, we're bringing you a Champagne cocktail inspired by the movie. Celebrate Michael Douglas's and Matt Damon's Emmy nominations with this tipple, a blend of vodka, triple sec, cranberry juice, lime, and sparkling wine. Watch the video, then print out the recipe.
1 ounce vodka
1/2 ounce triple sec
1/2 ounce white cranberry juice
1/2 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice
1 1/2 ounces Champagne or sparkling wine
Edible gold glitter, for garnish
- In an ice-filled shaker, add vodka, triple sec, white cranberry juice, and lime juice. Shake vigorously.
- In a chilled martini glass, add edible gold glitter; strain cocktail into glass over glitter.
- Top it off with sparkling wine.
- Drinks, Cocktails
- Makes 1 cocktail