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Cranberry orange whiskey sour

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This Cranberry Orange Whiskey sour is a delicious accompaniment to your holiday menu. It’s easy to make and the perfect balance of tart, sweet and spice. This festive cocktail is made with just a few simple ingredients and is sure to be a hit with your guests. Whether you’re hosting a holiday party or just looking for a festive drink to enjoy, this Cranberry Orange Whiskey Cocktail is the perfect choice.

cranberry orange whiskey sour

Why You’ll Love cranberry orange whiskey sour

1. The tartness of the cranberries pairs well with the sweetness of the oranges and the bitterness of the whiskey. 

2. It’s a refreshing and unique twist on a classic cocktail. 

3. The orange garnish adds a beautiful pop of color. 

4. This drink is perfect for fall or winter parties. 

5. It’s relatively easy to make at home. 

How to Make cranberry whiskey sour:

This cranberry orange whiskey sour is the perfect fall cocktail. Made with fresh cranberries, orange juice, and whiskey, this drink is sure to warm you up on a chilly night.

To make this cocktail, start by muddling fresh cranberries and orange juice in a glass. Add whiskey and ice, then shake well. Strain into a rocks glass and enjoy.


Chef’s Tips for cranberry whiskey cocktail

1. Chef’s Tips for Cranberry Orange Whiskey Sour: This refreshing cocktail is perfect for fall gatherings!

2. To make this delicious drink, start with a quality whiskey and fresh cranberries. Add a touch of sweetness with orange juice and simple syrup, then balance it out with a splash of lemon juice.

3. Garnish your Cranberry Orange Whiskey Sour with a sprig of rosemary or an orange slice, and enjoy!


There are a few tools you’ll need for this recipe:

A juicer

A cocktail shaker

A strainer.

You’ll also need some ice, of course.


To store your cranberry orange whiskey sour, simply combine all of the ingredients in a jar or container with a tight fitting lid. Shake well to combine, then store in the fridge for up to 2 weeks. When you’re ready to enjoy, simply shake or stir and pour over ice. Cheers!


How long will it take to make this cocktail?

This cocktail will take about 5 minutes to make.

Q: Can I use a different kind of whiskey?

Of course! You can use any type of whiskey you like.

Q: Can I substitute the cranberry juice for something else?

Yes, you can! Instead of using cranberry juice, you could use another flavor of juice or even just plain water.

Q: Can I make this cocktail without alcohol?

Yes, you can. Simply omit the whiskey and add more cranberry juice.

How to make cranberry orange whiskey sour

cranberry orange whiskey sour

cranberry orange whiskey sour

Cranberry orange whiskey sour is a delicious and festive twist on the classic whiskey sour. This easy cocktail is made with just a few simple ingredients, and is perfect for holiday parties or any time you want to impress your guests
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Drinks, vegan
Cuisine Cuisine American
Servings 2
Calories 303 kcal


  • 1 orange
  • 1/2 oz cranberry whiskey
  • 1/2 oz lime juice
  • 1 dash orange bitters
  • Sour mix (club soda, lemon juice, sugar)


  • 1. Squeeze the oranges for all their juice.
  • 2. In a shaker with ice, combine the orange juice, cranberry whiskey, lime juice and bitters. Shake well and strain into a glass.
  • 3. Add sour mix to taste and enjoy
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Written by Saira

I am Saira and I love to cook. I have been cooking for as long as I can remember and it is one of my favourite things to do. I am always trying out new recipes and experimenting in the kitchen. I love to cook for my family and friends, and they always seem to enjoy my food. I am also a big fan of eating healthy, so most of my recipes are pretty healthy too. I am always looking for new ways to make healthy food taste great, and I think that I have succeeded in doing that.