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Ina-Tini (Makes 1 drink)

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Photo: Maura McEvoy

10-14 fresh raspberries
1 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice
3 ounces ice cold water
½ ounce simple syrup (see note), or to taste
2 ounces orange flavored Vodka
½ ounce Triple Sec
Slice lime for garnish

Chill a martini glass.

Place the raspberries, lime juice, water and simple syrup in a blender and pulse until smooth.

Place the Vodka, raspberry sauce and Triple Sec in a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake until cold. Stain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a lime slice.

Note: To make a simple syrup place equal amounts of water and superfine sugar in a bottle and shake until the sugar is dissolved.