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Cranberry Gin Cocktail Recipe

5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 7 minutes
Yield 1 cocktail
Category Cocktails / Drinks
Cuisine Amercican


A purple-hued Cranberry Gin Cocktail infused with citrus flavors and a light note of lavender.


  • Dried lavender flowers
  • ounces Empress Gin
  • ¾ ounce orange liqueur, such as Cointreau
  • ½ ounce fresh lemon juice
  • ¼ ounce rich simple syrup


  • Muddle a few lavender flowers in a cocktail shaker.
  • Add 1½ ounces gin, ¾ ounce orange liqueur, ½ ounce 100% cranberry juice, ½ ounce fresh lemon juice, and ¼ ounce rich simple syrup.
  • Fill the shaker with ice and shake vigorously until thoroughly chilled.
  • Strain into a rocks glass filled with ice and garnish with additional lavender leaves.


A rich simple syrup is made with 2:1 ratio of sugar to water. Combine in a saucepan and cook over medium heat just until the sugar is dissolved. 


Calories: 175kcalCarbohydrates: 7gSodium: 1mgSugar: 8g
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