Serve these brilliant red martinis at a holiday party, Fourth of July picnic, or disguised as "Vampire Juice" at a Halloween party
1. Make simple syrup: In saucepan, heat sugar and water over medium until it boils. Stir and set aside to cool.
2. In shaker, combine simple syrup with vodka, pomegranate juice, lemon juice, and orange liqueur.
3. In a large pitcher, combine the sugar syrup with the vodka, juices, and orange liqueur. Stir in crushed ice. Strain into 4 martini glasses.
Garnish each glass with a slice of lemon.