Cranberry Simple Syrup Recipe

This Cranberry Simple Syrup is a great way to infuse holiday cocktails with sweet cranberry flavor and a bright red color.

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Cranberries are one of winter’s most popular flavors, inspiring desserts, drinks, and more! In this recipe, I’m infusing a traditional simple syrup with fresh cranberries to use during the holiday season.


1. Combine the water, sugar, and cranberries in a saucepan over medium heat.

boil then simmer

2. Bring to a boil, then simmer for 5 minutes.


3. Remove from heat and cool completely before straining the cranberries out.

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