Cranberry holiday cocktails are always in season

The tart flavor of cranberry is a great base for cocktails and one that people are subconsciously craving as they experience Thanksgiving withdrawal. And with just a bit of preparation and the magic of simple syrup, we can do better than the standard Cosmopolitan or Sex on the Beach.

After the jump are two cocktail recipes — one alcoholic, one non-alcoholic — that are perfect for before or after dinner. Both could be served as punch or via individual servings.  

Categories: Dining, Food & Drink