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Santa Cocktail

This Santa Cocktail is the perfect holiday drink for the season. Cranberry juice, grenadine, vodka, sprite, and corn syrup come together to create a deliciously sweet cocktail that all the adults will love after a long day of eating and holiday fun.

Course Cocktails, Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword Christmas cocktails, cocktails, Drinks, Santa
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Servings 2 Servings


  • 4 oz. Grenadine 
  • 4 oz. Vodka
  • 1 cup Cranberry juice
  • 2 cups Sprite
  • Corn syrup
  • Granulated sugar
  • Maraschino cherries 


  1. Start by rimming your glass. Coat the rim in the corn syrup then coat with the granulated sugar.

  2. Time to assemble the cocktail by grabbing a cocktail shaker and adding ice.

  3. Pour in the grenadine, your favorite vodka, juice and sprite.

  4. Shake lightly.

  5. Strain into the rimmed glass.

  6. Add a cherry to garnish.

  7. Serve and enjoy.

Recipe Notes


Add a couple drops of white food coloring to the corn syrup before rimming to make it pop.