Cranberry, Orange & Clove Cocktail

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Still trying to think of a fun cocktail for Christmas dinner?! This cocktail is Christmas in a cup! Merry Christmas!


Simple Syrup:

1/2 cup sugar

1/2 cup water

1 large strip of orange peel

1/3 cup fresh cranberries

1/4 teaspoon cloves

4 sage leaves


1 oz simple syrup

3 oz vodka

Soda water


In a small pan over medium high heat add in the sugar, water, cranberries, orange peel, cloves, and sage

Let it come up to a simmer and simmer for 5-7 minutes. Once the cranberries have popped turn off the heat and let it cool until room temperature 

In a shaker with ice add the simple syrup and vodka. Shake until chilled 

Strain into a glass with ice, top with club soda, and garnish with frozen cranberries

That’s it! How easy and festive is that? Merry Christmas!