Ginger Rouge Cocktail

Full of cranberry, orange and zesty ginger, the Ginger Rouge Cocktail could be the perfect Thanksgiving cocktail! In this video you will learn how to prepare a magical syrup for your cocktails as well as a spiced cocktail. Happy Holidays!

Ingredients

Gin/Vodka / gold rum 1 1/2 Ounce
Cranberry ginger 3/4 Ounce (Homemade Zesty Syrup)
Fresh lemon juice 1/2 Ounce
Angostura bitters 2 Dash
Ginger ale 3/4 Ounce , chilled

Directions

GETTING READY

1. To make Housemade Zesty Cranberry Ginger Syrup, in a small saucepan place fresh or frozen cranberries (1 cup), finely grated orange zest (2 teaspoons), finely minced fresh ginger (2 teaspoons), water (1 cup), sugar (1 cup) and bring to a boil.

2. Reduce heat to a simmer and simmer for 5 minutes until syrupy.

3. Let cool then puree in the blender until smooth, refrigerate for up to 2 weeks.

MAKING

4. Shake with ice

5. Strain into a cocktail glass

SERVING

6. Top with ginger ale and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Servings: 1