How to Make a Pink Martini

By Monica Patrick

Pink martinis are the perfect drink for a pink-themed girl party or anytime you want to impress your guests with a special concoction. Also called a cosmopolitan, the pink martini is a combination of smooth white liquors and a tough of juice. These potent potions look elegant in a triangular cocktail glass. Guests will like watching you assemble, shake and serve up this popular drink. Be a thoughtful host or hostess and serve alcoholic drinks responsibly.

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Adjust the pink color by adding more or less cranberry juice.

Step 1

Add a handful of ice to a drink shaker. Pour in the vodka, lime juice, triple sec and cranberry juice to the shaker.

Step 2

Place the lid on the shaker and give the drink three or four shakes.

Step 3

Remove the lid from the shaker slightly using the lid as a strainer to hold back the ice. Pour the drink into a cocktail glass.

Step 4

Place an umbrella or fruit pick on top of the drink and serve it while it's cold.