Hairdressing Cocktails

By  February 10, 2011

After the premiere of “Vidal Sassoon The Movie” Wednesday night, moviegoers flocked to Michael’s for an afterparty filled with charming themed drinks. In honor of the film and the iconic Vidal Sassoon, Remy Martin and Cointreau creafted three signature, tasty cocktails. Try one (or all three!) to celebrate the week. ~Emily Popp

Sassoon Sidecar
1 ½ oz Rémy Martin VSOP
¾ oz Cointreau
½ to ¾ oz fresh lemon juice
Shake with ice and strain into a sugar rimmed martini glass.

Vidal 75
1 oz Rémy Martin VSOP
1 oz simple syrup
¾ oz fresh lemon juice
Piper-Sonoma Sparkling Wine
Shake the cognac, lemon juice and sugar with ice. Strain into a flute and top with sparkling wine.
Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into an iced old fashioned glass or a cocktail glass. Garnish with an orange peel.

Cointreau Cut
2 oz Cointreau
1/3 oz. fresh lime juice
Pink grapefruit juice
Splash of soda water, garnish with a lime slice

Kelly Rutherford enjoys the scenery at the Vidal Sassoon Movie Premier