1½ ounces vodka
¾ ounce orange liqueur (John likes Cointreau)
¾ ounce pomegranate juice
¾ ounce simple syrup
¾ ounce fresh squeezed lime juice, plus lime twist, for garnish
3 to 4 ounces ginger beer
In a cocktail shaker, combine vodka, orange liqueur, pomegranate juice, simple syrup and lime juice. Fill with ice, shake vigorously, then strain into an ice-filled Collins glass. Top with ginger beer and garnish with lime twist and a straw.
Always drink responsibly.