Cranberry Orange Vodka

Festive, homemade infused vodka perfect for a Christmas gift or to make fun holiday alcoholic beverages
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 25
Author Meme


  • 1 cup water
  • 12 ounce cranberries fresh or frozen
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 orange peels from 2 oranges
  • 750 mL bottle vodka


  • Bring water, cranberries, and granulated sugar to boil in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Stir occasionally and cook until the cranberries have popped {takes about 5-7 minutes}. Remove from heat and let cool.
  • Meanwhile, put orange peels from two oranges into a glass jar {or a few glass jars}. Pour vodka over orange peels and the stir in cooled cranberry mixture. Tightly cover and refrigerate for at least 4 days, preferably one week or more.
  • Strain mixture {if desired}, and transfer to glass containers. Keep refrigerated {it should last at least 4 weeks}.
  • To serve: stir together 1-2 ounces Cranberry Orange Vodka and 6-8 ounces of club soda. Serve over ice with an orange, lemon, or lime slice. Enjoy!