VVC Cocktail Lounge: Jen’s Lychee Cranberry Sunrise

Today’s cocktail lounge submission comes from my (Jess’) sister, Jen, and this is as much of an introduction as we’re going to get.

Since we’re both devotees of the lychee martini, I’ve been holding out for her secret ratios. And since her boyfriend is a photographer, I figured we were all in luck.

This final product, which she sent me by semi-surprise last weekend, is stunning, but clearly, my sister remains a flashy, on-the-fly bartender…

Photo by Aslan.

Jenny types:
Fresh squeezed tangerines, splash of pure cranberry juice, splash of lychee juice (not syrup!), with a lychee at the bottom!
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You add the cranberry at the end, slowly along the side of the glass to get the effect. 
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Shaken not stirred.
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Jess inquires:

ALCOHOL?

YOU OFF THE JUICE?
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Jenny types:
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HOW COULD I FORGT! Vodka
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[Forgotten letter remains for hilarity]
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This morning, the final day of MoFo, I call my sister, who’s rushing on  her way to work, and ask her to quickly describe this cocktail in one word. Her reply?  
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Delicious.
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And her sincere, parting words:
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If you want a drink, you make this drink.
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About jess sconé

Jess spends most of her time scheming in notebooks about life and events she’s involved with, such as Vida Vegan Con and Vegan Iron Chef, brushing crap out of her cats eyes, thinking about Muppets, reading horror fiction, and deciding what’s for dinner. She's been writing Get Sconed! since 2005, which is now located at www.comesconewithme.com

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