Cranberry Lemon Summer Zinger with Cranberry-Infused Vodka

Watch out, this All-American cocktail is beyond perfect for summer parties! Try paring it with our Cranberry BBQ Baby Back Ribs and you might not be able to get people to leave your next outdoor bash.


Infusing your alcohol seems to be an up and coming trend, that we can't get enough of! We love this cocktail for our summer parties because it's refresing yet tart, and a great surprise for your tastebuds. 

 

 

Ingredients
  • Cranberry Lemon Summer Zinger:
    • 1 1/2 ounce cranberry-nfused vodka (recipe below)
    • 3 1/2 ounce lemonade
    • Lemon wheel
    • Skewered cranberry pick

    Cranberry Infused Vodka:
    • 1 750-ml bottle of vodka
    • 1 bag frozen cranberries
    • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
    • 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
    Directions
    Cranberry Infused Vodka:

    Add cranberries, sugar and lemon juice to non-stick saucepan. Heat on low-medium stirring constantly until sugar is dissolved.

    Remove from heat and allow to cool.

    Pour cranberry mixture into a glass bottle/jar/container with airtight lid. Add vodka. Cover with lid and store on counter out of direct sunlight for one week.

    Strain mixture using fine sieve. Store cranberry infused vodka in airtight glass bottle.

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  • Cranberry Lemon Summer Zinger:

    Pour 3.5 ounces of lemonade into a stemless wine glass filled halfway with ice.

    Add 1.5 ounces of cranberry-infused vodka.

    Use skewered cranberry pick to stir.

    Garnish with lemon wheel and cranberry pick.

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  • Makes: 1

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