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Cranberry Orange Hard Lemonade
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
5 mins
Total Time
15 mins
Servings: 5 cocktails
Author: Jackie
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup cranberry juice
  • 1 cup fresh orange juice
  • 2 teaspoons orange zest
  • 3 bottles Mike's Hard Lemonade
  • Ice
  • Fresh cranberries and orange slices for garnish
  1. In a small pot on medium heat, whisk together sugar, cranberry juice, orange juice, and zest.
  2. Mix together until sugar has dissolved, and 4 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and cool to room temperature then refrigerate until ready to use. Can be made up to 3 days in advance.
  4. Once cold, make cocktails.
  5. Fill glasses with ice then one part cranberry orange simple syrup.
  6. Top glass with 2 parts Mike's Hard lemonade.
  7. Garnish with fresh cranberries and orange slices and serve.