A heartwarming vodka cranberry cocktail!

With the festive season and good company should come a special drink. 

cranberry vodka rosemary cocktail

Why not try something different with a personal touch? For this delicious vodka cranberry cocktail you will need to simply prepare a specially flavoured sugar syrup. Once done, you will create a seasonal drink with festive flavours to bring cheer into the New Year!  

This contail is a perfect substitute for those who don’t like bubbles, and for those who want to shake up things and start 2021 with a bang!

For variations and other cocktails read also about our other cocktails.

Happy New year everyone!

cranberry vodka cocktail

Vodka cranberry cocktail with rosemary syrup

This is the perfect cocktail for those who want to add little extra flavour to a classic.
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Prep Time 10 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine International
Servings 2 people
Calories 193 kcal


  • 120 ml vodka
  • 120 ml unsweetened cranberry juice
  • 20 ml rosemary syrup
  • 1 dash lime juice
  • 8 pcs sprigs fresh rosemary


  • To make the rosemary syrup; add the same amount of water and sugar (1 cup each) into a saucepan, add a few sprigs of fresh rosemary and bring to the boil.
    rosemary sugar syrup
  • When the sugar is dissolved the syrup is ready. Take out the rosemary and allow the syrup to cool.
  • Fill a glass with crushed ice, add all ingredients and stir well to combine.
    cranberry vodka rosemary cocktail


  • You can also add some thyme for extra flavour.
  • Don’t let the sugar syrup caramelize, it should stay colourless.

Nutrition for 1 portion

Calories: 193kcalCarbohydrates: 15gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSodium: 8mgSugar: 15gVitamin A: 27IUVitamin C: 6mgIron: 1mg
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