The Madras cocktail is believed to be named for the plaid cloth design which originated in the Bay of Bengal seaport formerly of the same name. This large coastal city on India’s southeastern shore now known as Chennai was renamed in 1996.
2 oz vodka
1.5 oz orange juice
1.5 oz cranberry juice
Garnish: lime wedge
Preparation: Shake ingredients over ice and strain over fresh ice in a rocks glass. Garnish.