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Serving Up: The Spiced Pear’s “Maurice’s Cosmopolitan”

By December 1, 2013Rhode Island, Top News, Serving Up
Maurice Taylor & His Cosmopolitan

The Spiced Pear at The Chanler, 117 Memorial Blvd, Newport, R.I.

The Spiced Pear is located at The Chanler, a historic, european-styled, five-star luxury hotel on the Cliff Walk in Newport. The mansion hotel rooms are opulent and the ocean view is spectacular. The Spiced Pear, known for its open-air kitchen and New england Tasting Menu, also features an award-winning, extensive wine list and specialty drink menu.


Maurice Taylor &  namesake Cosmopolitan

Maurice Taylor & namesake Cosmopolitan

DRINK NAME: Maurice’s Cosmopolitan


  • 1.5 oz. vodka
  • ¼ oz. lime juice
  • ¼ oz. triple sec
  • ¼ oz. cranberry juice
  • and the “secret ingredient”—a splash of raspberry vodka

“It’s sweet like a traditional Cosmopolitan but with a bit of a tart and fruity kick, ” said Taylor.

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