NYC: Find Out What Daniel Boulud Calls, “The Sexiest Cocktail Ever”

February 4, 2011

Daniel Boulud’s opulent “Daniel” restaurant might be best known for its three Michelin star rating and famed Relais & Châteaux membership, but I go for their spectacular White Cosmopolitan Martini. This is not your average Cosmo. Like a work of art, the cocktail features a perfect purple orchid enveloped in a over-sized spherical ice cube in the center of your martini glass. The combination of ingredients is simply divine and smells like the prettiest floral perfume. Check out this video from Vimeo to watch Daniel’s head bartender, Xavier Herit, make this delicious concoction!!

Read more to find out how you can make one at home!

Daniel's White Cosmopolitan, Served With Kalamata Olive Crisps

Available at Daniel, 60 East 65th Street

White Cosmopolitan Recipe
From Daniel’s Dish: Toast Masters

• 2 oz. Absolut vodka
• 1 oz. St. Germain liqueur
• ½ oz. lime juice
• 1 oz. white cranberry juice

Shake the ingredients together with ice and strain into a chilled martini glass. Serves 1.

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