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The Witness Recipe
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The Witness

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"A great success at my bar! It is a classy, sweet alternative to the Cosmopolitan, while still retaining the tartness of the original. The name usually gets laughs when someone yells out: 'Can I get a witness?'"

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  • PREP

    1 min
  • COOK

    5 mins

    6 mins


  1. Chill a martini glass by packing it full of ice then filling it with cold water; set aside.
  2. Fill a martini shaker 3/4 full with ice. Pour in peach and grapefruit vodkas, triple sec, cranberry juice, grapefruit juice, and lime juice; squeeze and drop lime wedges into the shaker. Cover and shake vigorously at least 20 times until outside of shaker is frosted.
  3. Discard ice from martini glass. Strain cocktail into martini glass and garnish with a twist of lime.
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Apr 07, 2007

I submitted this recipe, and I would suggest using TWO SPLASHES of each mixer: rose's, freh lime, cranberry, and grapefruit, NOT fluid ounces!

Aug 26, 2009

I had this made for me by a bartender with peach snapps instead of peach vodka and it was delicious!

Apr 06, 2007

I would give this 10 stars if I could, Oh my gosh, love it, love it, love it! Guys if you want to impress a lady, make her this drink!

Apr 21, 2013

It was nice...a little too sweet for me and the triple sec overpowered everything. If I made it again, I would definitely decrease the triple sec--maybe use add'l fresh squeezed lime juice. Use freshly squeezed pink grapefruit juice--it really ramps up the 'fresh' flavor!


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