This recipe was developed, like most good things, out of necessity and leftovers. On Thanksgiving we were looking to make a festive cocktail, and had just made homemade cranberry sauce. I got to mixing and created my favorite non-tequila cocktail to date — this Cranberry Cocktail! Grab the Best Holiday Cocktail recipe below…

 

Shop
The Post

The Perfect Holiday Cocktail: Cranberry Cocktail Recipe

This cranberry cocktail recipe is super easy to make (just 3 ingredients!) and is perfect for tree-trimmings, Christmas parties, Christmas dinner…or you know, a Wednesday night.

You could probably even make a virgin non-alcoholic version by subbing out the vodka for sparkling water.

Grab the recipe below!

 

Cranberry Cocktail Recipe

Makes 2 cocktails

INGREDIENTS:

Cranberry Sauce (I use this easy 3-ingredient recipe of fresh cranberries, orange juice and maple syrup)

Vodka ( I use Portland potato vodka)

Lemon

Garnish: fresh cranberries and basil

DIRECTIONS:

1. Add to shaker: ice, 2 tsp cranberry sauce, 4 oz vodka, squeeze of half a lemon.

2. Shake, shake, shake.

3. Strain and pour into pretty cocktail glasses (I love a coupe glass!).

4. Garnish with fresh cranberries and basil (mint or rosemary would work too).

Cheers!

p.s. I just realized this is essentially a cosmopolitan. Bring back the cosmo…said Carrie Bradshaw! 😉

related posts

New Year, New Doors!

See our new colorful Palm Springs doors makeover! And why we chose the colors we did. Pssst. The color on the other side is pink!

read more

want more?

OUTFITS
INTERIORS
SHOP
ENTERTAINING