From Lauren Hendrickson, YumSugar
Cranberry Mint Cocktail Mixer
1/2 cup sugar
1 bunch of mint
4 cups of cranberry juice
- Make a simple syrup by combining the sugar, 1 cup water, and mint in a small sauce pan. Bring to boil, stir and ensure all of the the sugar has dissolved.
- Strain the mint from the simple syrup. Let cool.
- Mix the simple syrup with cranberry juice in a large container.
Makes 4 cups.
To make cranberry mint cocktail, use a shaker full of ice with four parts juice and 2 parts vodka, shake until cold. Serve in a martini glass.