Cranberry Old Fashioned Cocktail

Photo: Beth Dreiling Hontzas; Styling: Amy Burke
Make a festive holiday cocktail by adding leftover whole-berry cranberry sauce to bourbon and soda.

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Ingredients

1 orange wedge
1 sugar cube
Dash of bitters
Crushed ice
1/4 cup bourbon
2 tablespoons whole-berry cranberry sauce
Club soda
Garnish: orange twist and fresh cranberries

Preparation

Mash orange wedge, sugar cube, and bitters against bottom and sides of a 10-oz. old fashioned glass using a muddler or wooden spoon. Fill glass with crushed ice. Stir in bourbon, cranberry sauce, and a splash of club soda. Garnish, if desired. Serve immediately.

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November 2010