The Iced Cranberry Gin drink is pretty much amazing – easy, fast, and delicious. It reminds me of iced tea, with a bit of flavor from the cranberry and a bit of punch from the gin. Perfect for summer, or really any time.
There’s really not much to this gin drink – gin, lemon juice, and cranberry juice. Super easy! I used Bombay, any London dry style would do. You get just enough of gin flavor. The cranberry juice gives it just a bit of bite, and the lemon makes everything smooth.
Iced Cranberry Gin
- 3 Oz. Cranberry juice
- 2 Oz. Gin
- 1 Oz. Lemon juice
- Lemon or mint to garnish.
- It's so easy – combine your gin, lemon juice, and cranberry juice in your cocktail shaker.
- Add ice and give things a big 'ol shake around.
- Strain into your rocks glass and kick back!
There’s really not much to talk about with this Iced Cranberry Gin.
It’s good. It’s easy.
I used regular cranberry juice in a bottle from the store. Some juices, like lemon and lime, are best in cocktails when they are fresh. Do I want to hunt down cranberries and make my own juice? Nope, so store bought it is. This is especially helpful if you like any of the cranberry juice variations that exist.
You could, if you wanted to go absolutely nuts, use a bigger glass to add more gin. OOPS, I mean to top with soda for some bubbles.
Cheers, and make good choices!