This gin-and-cranberry Christmas cocktail just might earn you a kiss.
- 4 cranberries
- 2 orange half-wheels
- 1 ounce simple syrup
- 2 ounces London Dry gin (such as Bombay Sapphire)
- Cranberry juice, to top
- Club soda, to top
- Garnish: thyme sprig
- Garnish: 3 cranberries
In a Collins glass, muddle the cranberries and orange half-wheels with the simple syrup.
Fill the glass with ice and add the gin.
Top with a mixture of two parts cranberry juice to one part club soda.
Stir with a thyme sprig and garnish with three additional cranberries.