Taraji P. Henson won a best actress award for her portrayal of Cookie on the hit show “Empire”.

Star of the hit show Empire, Taraji P. Henson

Star of the hit show Empire, Taraji P. Henson

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To honor her performance, mix up this exclusive CÎROC® Ultra Premium Vodka cocktail recipe in Cookie’s honor, aptly named “The Empress”.

Empress cocktail with CÎROC vodka inspired by the hit show Empire with Taraji P. Henson

The Empress

Photo Courtesy of CÎROC

The Empress

Ingredients:

  • 1 oz. Cîroc
  • 1 oz. of Cucumber Juice
  • 3/4 oz. of Rosemary Syrup
  • 1/2 oz. of Lemon Juice

Preparation: Add ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and pour into a cube glass. Garnish with a cucumber wheel.