Cranberry Smash

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Cranberry Smash

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5min
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5min
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    One of Jeff’s favorite ways to use cranberries is with ginger and mint. What better way to highlight this trio than in a cranberry smash?

    For more of Jeff’s cranberry cocktail recipes, watch his Crushin’ It with Cranberries episode, or view his Crangria recipe.

    To get more of the Beard Behind the Bar, and get all of Jeff’s cocktail creations, go to HSTV.com.

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Ingredients
    Serves 1
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    2 oz.gin
    ¼ c.fresh cranberries
    4mint leaves
    ½ oz.simple syrup
    3 piece(s)fresh ginger, thinly sliced, about 1-inch long
    ¼lime, juiced
    ¼ c.ginger beer

    Things To Grab

    • Cocktail shaker
    • Muddler or spoon
    • Ice
    • Cocktail glass

    Directions

    1. Add gin, fresh cranberries, and mint leaves to a cocktail shaker. Muddle, using a muddler or a spoon, to break up cranberries and mint leaves. Add ice.

    2. Stir in fresh ginger slices and lime juice. Shake thoroughly until chilled. 

    3. Pour chilled cranberry-gin mixture into a cocktail glass and top with ginger beer.

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    220 Calories per serving

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 0g
    • Cholesterol: 0g
    • Sodium: 10mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 23g
    • Protein: 0g

    Daily Values

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    Iron 0%
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    Calcium 0%
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    Vitamin D 0%
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    Potassium 2%