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Winter Gin Fizz: Orange And Cranberry Cocktail

This cranberry gin fizz is sweet and bubbly – perfect for celebrating any occasion. 

Christmas cranberry gin fizz

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If you are looking for the perfect winter cocktail, you can’t go wrong with this cranberry gin fizz cocktail. 

This year for your next party, try out this recipe for  Winter Gin Fizz. It has just the right amount of sweetness with tartness from cranberries mixed with orange juice and gin.

What is a Winter Gin Fizz?

Cranberry fizz cocktail

It’s a cocktail that is perfect for the holiday season, and it has all of your favorite Christmas flavors plus it looks really festive too. 

To make this cocktail, you will need:

  • Gin
  • Orange juice
  • Cranberry juice
  • Ginger ale

You can use a highball glass or a coupe for this drink, it really is up to you. Just add extra

This drink goes down easy because of its refreshing flavor with just enough alcohol to make you feel merry. It also is a really pretty drink that will look great on your party table. 

Why You Will Love This Cranberry Gin Cocktail

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The winter fizz with cranberry juice is fruity, sweet and perfect for a holiday brunch or party. 

Cranberries are of course, THE fruit of the winter which makes this drink perfect for every occasion from Thanksgiving through spring.

Oranges are also in season over the winter months so it is use them in this cocktail to make it even more wintery. 

I also love to add some frozen cranberries to this cocktail before serving as the frosting on them looks just snow on holly berries in the winter. 

Did you know that cranberries are also really good for you? 

They are packed with vitamin C and great for preventing UTIs so you can sip your cranberry fizz guilt-free. 

What tools do I need to make the Winter Cranberry Gin Fizz?

You really don’t need much in order to make this cocktail which makes it perfect for any party or large gathering when you want to whip them up in minutes. 

You don’t need a cocktail shaker as you pour each ingredient directly into the glass and then garnish before serving. 

How To Make A Cranberry Gin Fizz

Cranberry gin cocktail

Step 1: Combine the ingredients

Pour the gin and juices (Hi, Snoop!) into your gin glass and top off with ginger ale.

Step 2: Garnish and serve your winter gin fizz

Garnish with frozen cranberries and a sprig of rosemary.

Christmas gin cocktail
Yield: 1

Winter Gin Fizz Cocktail

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

This fizzy cocktail is perfect for your next holiday brunch or get together.

If you love holiday cocktails with gin then you will love the cranberry gin fizz!


  • 2 oz gin
  • 1/2 oz orange juice
  • 2 oz cranberry juice
  • Ginger ale to top off the drink
  • Frozen cranberries for garnish


  1. Pour the gin and juices into your glass
  2. Top with ginger ale
  3. Garnish with frozen cranberries and a sprig of rosemary

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