Clink: Philippe’s Philipptini


Try this fresh and sweet grapefruit-tasting cocktail that will have you feeling like a socialite.


By Aurora Rodríguez

Socialites and their entourage know that the New York-transplant Philippe restaurant at the Gansevoort South is a prime spot to see and be seen. The spot’s red, white and black decorated bar area is perfect for waiting for a table or hanging with friends while sipping on signature cocktails such as the fresh and sweet grapefruit-tasting Philipptini.

Prepare a cocktail shaker filled with ice
Add 1½ ounces of Snow Queen vodka
Add 1 ounce of Triple Sec
Add 2 ounces of fresh-squeezed pineapple juice
Shake vigorously
Pour into a chilled martini glass
Garnish with a lychee skewer.

The Philipptini is around $20 at Philippe, 2305 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-674-0250.

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