Cocktail fans will definitely enjoy this flavorful and unusually botanical cocktail if they’re looking for something a bit more creative than champagne cocktails. There are a number of “red carpet” cocktail recipes floating around on the internet because of its fancy association with Hollywood events. Red color is the only thing that they all have in common, even though their sizes and shapes vary greatly. You’ll find a pomegranate-infused vodka, Campari, and a good dose of Campari in this recipe. A recipe for this cocktail was based on Oval Vodka, an Austrian vodka hard to come by in the States. The water is so clean that drinking from it is like drinking from a stream. You shouldn’t miss out on mixing this impressive drink for a viewing party if you’re watching the Oscars. It’s a hit at the 2008 Academy Awards.
Cocktail strength (from 1 to 10 scale)
The strength of Red Carpet Cocktail Recipe cocktail is 5 out of 10.
Nutrition (calories per serving)
The estimated calories of Red Carpet Cocktail Recipe cocktail is 410 calories per serving.
Preparation time (minutes)
The time it takes to create Red Carpet Cocktail Recipe cocktail is 3 minutes.
- Cocktail shaker
- Cocktail glass
- 1 1/2 ounces Campari
- 2 ounces vodka
- 1 1/2 ounces pomegranate liqueur
- 1 ounce simple syrup
- Ice cubes
- Lemon slice (garnish)
Steps to Make It
- Put the ingredients, including some ice cubes, into a cocktail shaker.
- Shake the cocktail shaker vigorously.
- Strain into a cocktail glass.
- Put the lemon slice as garnish.
- Serve and enjoy!