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Pomegranate Cosmopolitans (Makes 6 Cocktails)

Copyright 2008, Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics by Ina Garten, Clarkson Potter/Publishers, All Rights Reserved

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2 cups good vodka, such as Grey Goose or Finlandia
1 cup Cointreau liqueur
1 cup cranberry juice cocktail, such as Ocean Spray
½ cup Pom Wonderful bottled pomegranate juice
½ cup freshly squeezed lime juice (4 limes)
Thinly sliced limes, for garnish

Combine the vodka, Cointreau, cranberry juice, pomegranate juice, and lime juice in a large pitcher. Fill a cocktail shaker half full with ice, pour the cocktail mixture in, and shake for a full 30 seconds. Pour into martini glasses, garnish with a slice of lime, and serve immediately.