“The Collaboration Cocktail essentially pays homage to every bartender far and wide and also showcases…
Ingredient: fresh lime juice
The bartender most associated with the Cosmopolitan recipe is Dale DeGroff. He used to be credited with the drinks invention, though he’s never claimed it; rather he “popularised a definitive recipe that became widely accepted as the standard,” he says.
The not so secret, secret ingredient to the Airmail cocktail? Honey syrup — an often overlooked sweeting agent that takes little fuss to prepare.