Although its name is often associated with high-octane shots and happy-hour specials, this drink is a classic. Some historians trace its origins to a bar on the American naval base in Yokosuka, Japan, during the late 1940s or early '50s. Cocktail Tips from F&W Editors More Classic Cocktails

Hidetsugo Ueno

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Makes 1 drink
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add the vodka, Cointreau and lime juice and shake well. Strain into an ice-filled rocks glass.

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