Cranberry Old-Fashioned Cocktail

Cranberry Old-Fashioned Cocktail

Leftover cranberry sauce goes into this classic cocktail for a little extra sweetness, tartness and yum-yum-yumminess.



Level: Easy

Serves: 1


  • 1  Orange Wedge
  • ¾ teaspoons Brown Sugar
  • 2 Tablespoons Canned Jellied Cranberry Sauce
  • 1 dash Angostura Bitters
  • Cubed Or Crushed Ice, To Fill Glass
  • 2 ounces, fluid Bourbon
  • 1 dash Club Soda, As Needed To Top Off Glass
  • Whole Fresh Cranberries, For Garnish (optional)


In a glass, use a muddler or the back of a wooden spoon to mash orange wedge, brown sugar, cranberry sauce and bitters. Fill glass with ice. Pour in bourbon and club soda. Top with cranberries for garnish, if desired.

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