Cranberry Orange Gin Sling

Spreading good cheer is easy with this cranberry orange Gin Sling! Perfect for festive parties or quiet nights cozying up by the fire, flavors of the holidays are captured in this cinnamon infused, gin-based cocktail. 

cranberry orange gin sling | www.homegrownprovisions.comCranberry and orange. Orange and cranberry. From scones to sauce, this flavor combination makes a strong play around the holidays. But capturing the flavors of the season doesn’t have to stop there! Classically concocted with gin, sugar and nutmeg shavings, the Gin Sling gets a seasonal makeover in this festive cocktail.

cranberry orange gin sling infused with a cinnamon simple syrup | www.homegrownprovisions.comMixed with the season in mind, enjoying a holiday sip has never been easier or more refreshing. No cloyingly sweet or high-fructose corn syrup concoctions here. The cocktail’s freshness comes from sweet-tart cranberry juice, freshly squeezed orange juice and a warming cinnamon simple syrup made with agave nectar.

cranberry orange gin sling | www.homegrownprovisions.comSo ladies and gentleman, prepare to clink, drink and make merry! Whatever you’re celebrating this holiday season, it’s the perfect time of year to share a cocktail (or a mocktail – hold the gin please!) with loved ones.

cranberry orange gin sling | www.homegrownprovisions.com
Looking for more in-season drinks? Check out more delicious seasonal sips here (of the smoothie variety), here (of the warming & healing variety) and here (of the lavender variety). Cheers!

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Cranberry Orange Gin Sling

  • Author: Homegrown Provisions
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Total Time: 10 mins
  • Yield: 1-2
  • Category: Holiday Drinks

Ingredients

Cinnamon Simple Syrup

  • 4 oz. agave nectar
  • 4 oz. hot water
  • 2 tsp ground cinnamon

Cranberry Orange Gin Sling

  • 1/2 an orange, juiced
  • 4 oz. cranberry juice
  • 2 oz. dry gin
  • 1 oz. cinnamon simple syrup
  • cinnamon sticks (optional for garnish)
  • rosemary sprigs (optional for garnish)

Instructions

Cinnamon Simple Syrup

  1. In a medium-sized bowl, stir agave nectar and hot water together until the agave dissolves.
  2. Stir in the cinnamon and set simple syrup aside to cool.

Cranberry Orange Gin Sling

  1. Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker. Shake well to mix.
  2. Pour cocktail over ice and garnish with fresh rosemary sprigs and cinnamon sticks.
  3. Cheers!

Notes

You will have more simple syrup than you need for one cocktail. Store simple syrup in an airtight container for up to 2 weeks when not using it for cocktails!

 

 

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2 Comments

  1. Reply

    Stephanie

    November 27, 2016

    What a great recipe! This drink was really easy to make and was perfect for our friendsgiving dinner 🙂 My friends loved it!

    • Reply

      Shannon

      December 9, 2016

      Wonderful!! I’m so glad you and all of your friends enjoyed this little cup of holiday cheer!

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