Pomegranate Orange Rosemary Cocktail

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Jun. 17, 2019

Looking for a festive, yet very easy cocktail recipe? Try this easy pomegranate cocktail recipe! Its kicked up a notch or two with some festive flavors such as orange and rosemary. Cheers to the holidays!

Ingredients

For simple syrup:
Sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Water 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Orange peel 1 Large
Fresh rosemary sprig 1
For cocktail:
Fresh orange slices 1
Pomegranate juice 1 Ounce
Vodka 1 1/2 Ounce
Syrup 1/2 Ounce (Rosemary Orange Simple Syrup, see the syrup recipe ingredients above)
Club soda 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Pomegranate seeds 1/4 Tablespoon
Ice cubes 1 Cup (16 tbs)

Directions

MAKING:

1. The first thing you want to do is make the simple syrup. In a small pan over medium high heat add in the sugar, water, rosemary, and orange peel. Let it come to a simmer until the sugar has dissolved. Once dissolved turn it off and let it come to room temperature.

2. In a shaker, muddle the orange slice.

3. Add ice in the shaker along with the pomegranate juice, vodka, and simple syrup.

4. Shake until chilled and strain into a glass filled with ice.

5. Top off with club soda, add a sprig of rosemary, and a few pomegranate seeds to the top.

SERVING:

6. Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Servings: 1