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Christmas Cranberry Vodka Cocktail For Holiday Parties

by Nellie

It’s the fun time of year where you grab your cocktail shaker and make fun holiday drinks! This Christmas Cranberry Vodka Cocktail is perfect for holiday parties!

Do you make cocktails for the holidays? This one is for you. A perfect combination of cranberry juice and Santa’s favorite spirit, this festive cocktail is easy to make (add everything to your shaker) and even easier to drink.

Personally I love to have holiday drinks while wrapping gifts, cranberry anything is my absolute fav for some delicious holiday cheer!

If you are having a Holiday gathering this year, this can be your signature cocktail. It’s super easy to make if you are the bartender, or if you have assigned someone bartending duties.

I’m not much of a maker/drinker of cocktails, but this one hit the spot! I even got all my neighbors together for a Christmas cocktail holiday party! It’s a great way to celebrate Christmas time with a festive twist. It’s the perfect holiday drink that you can use for Christmas punch.

Where to serve this amazing Christmas Cranberry Vodka Cocktail?

Holiday parties, thanksgiving dinner (or pre-game), or in general. You will love this one if you are into cranberry cocktails (like me!). You won’t need any fresh cranberries or simple syrup for this fun cocktail. It’s the perfect Christmas cocktail delicious recipe that you can garnish with a cinnamon stick, a rosemary sprig or even a orange slice.

What ingredients do you need for this Christmas Cranberry Cocktail Recipe?

  • Cranberry Ginger Ale
  • Cranberry Vodka 
  • Ice Cubes 
  • Rosemary Sprigs
  • Lime Slices 

Super simple ingredients and delicious! Enjoy your cocktail and cheers. You don’t even need to be a master bartender to make this simple drink! You can serve this cranberry holiday drink in champagne flutes for a festive holiday cocktail. It’s great for holiday celebrations and will be ones of you new favorite holiday drink recipes!

You can even serve this easy holiday drink at family gatherings. This vodka cranberry recipe drink will be one of your new favorite holiday cocktails.

Drink responsibly and have a safe holiday season. Check out the recipe card for how to make this cranberry juice cocktail and look at the bottom of this post for more cocktail recipes.

Why do we love this Christmas Cocktail recipe?

This festive Christmas cocktail is really the best way to say happy holidays. You can make it in large batches for a great cranberry holiday punch for a Christmas party. It has a great citrus flavor and the perfect balance of flavors.

What are some helpful tips for making the perfect Christmas cocktail?

1. Start with quality ingredients: Using the best spirits, mixers and garnishes will make a world of difference in the taste of your Christmas cocktail. Choose top-shelf liquors or create your own simple syrup for an extra flavorful kick!

2. Get creative: A festive holiday drink often requires more than just mixing a few spirits together. Consider adding some seasonal flavors, like cranberry juice, cinnamon or nutmeg. You can even try infusing your own vodka by combining it with some fresh spices of your choice!

3. Find a balance: It’s important to find the right mix between sweet and sour when making a cocktail. Too much sweetness will make it cloying, while too much sourness will make the drink unenjoyable. Consider adding an acidic element like citrus or a bit of simple syrup to balance out your drink.

4. Play with garnishes: Don’t be afraid to get creative when it comes to garnishing your Christmas cocktails! Berries, herbs and spices can all be used to add an extra festive touch. You can also try serving your drinks in mason jars or martini glasses with a cocktail umbrella for a fancier presentation.

5. Experiment: Most importantly, don’t be afraid to experiment! Christmas cocktails are all about having fun and creating something unique that reflects your own taste preferences. Try out different combinations of ingredients until you find the perfect recipe for your holiday celebration.

Happy mixing! 🙂

Christmas Cranberry Vodka Cocktail For Holiday Parties
Yield: 1 drink

Christmas Cranberry Vodka Cocktail For Holiday Parties

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

This super festive holiday cocktail is super easy to make! Make this for your signature cocktail at your next holiday party!

Ingredients

  • Cranberry Ginger Ale
  • Cranberry Vodka
  • Ice Cubes
  • Rosemary
  • Lime Slices

Instructions

  1. Fill a glass with ice cubes.
  2. Place a lime slice in the glass.
  3. Pour in 1 shot of Cranberry Vodka.
  4. Top off with Cranberry Ginger Ale.
  5. Garnish with Rosemary.
  6. Cheers!

Nutrition Information

Yield

1

Serving Size

1

Amount Per Serving Calories 330Total Fat 1gSaturated Fat 0gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 0gCholesterol 0mgSodium 34mgCarbohydrates 71gFiber 7gSugar 56gProtein 2g

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