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Rum and cranberry juice

Rum and Cranberry Juice Cocktail


  • Author: Sonja Overhiser
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1 drink 1x

Description

This rum and cranberry juice cocktail is sweet tart and perfectly balanced! This easy-to-drink cocktail takes just a few minutes to whip up.


Ingredients

Scale
  • 1 1/2 ounces (3 tablespoons) light or white rum
  • 1 1/2 ounces (3 tablespoons) unsweetened 100% cranberry juice
  • 1/2 ounce (1 tablespoon) Cointreau
  • 1/2 ounce (1 tablespoon) lime juice
  • 1 ounce (2 tablespoons) simple syrup or pure maple syrup*
  • For the garnish: lime slice (optional)

Instructions

  1. Add the rum, cranberry juice, Cointreau, lime juice, and simple syrup to a cocktail shaker. Fill it with ice and shake until cold. 
  2. Strain into a cocktail glass. Serve garnished with a lime slice.

Notes

*If you can only find sweetened cranberry juice, use half the simple syrup (or less, if you like drinks on the tart side).

  • Category: Drink
  • Method: Shaken
  • Cuisine: Cocktails
  • Diet: Vegan

Keywords: Rum and cranberry juice