Winter White Cocktail

When you think of Winter Cocktails you normally think warm, rich, or creamy but here is a light refreshing option to toast the season!

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Ingredients:

  • 1 and 1/2 ounces vodka
  • 1/2 ounce fresh squeezed meyer lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce cranberry simple syrup (recipe below)
  • tonic water
  • garnish: whole cranberries and mint leaves

Instructions:

Add vodka, lemon juice, and simple syrup to a chilled glass with ice. Top with tonic water and garnish with cranberries and mint. 

Cranberry Simple Syrup: In a medium sauce pan bring 1 cup water and 1 cup granulated sugar to a simmer over medium heat. Once the sugar has dissolved, remove from heat and let cool. Then, add the cranberries and let soak for at least 20 minutes. Pour through a fine mesh sieve and discard cranberries (or use to make festive sugared cranberries). Store in a sealed glass container in the refrigerator.

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