Holiday Mocktail: Cranberry Mimosa Spritzer

Family gatherings, neighborhood parties & “Secret Santa” dinners with co-workers are all great ways to celebrate the holiday season! And though holiday food pairings typically include alcoholic beverages, you may find yourself hosting guests this year who are expecting, under twenty-one or have made the lifestyle decision to not drink. So if you are planning a holiday party, consider this delicious, healthy & non-alcoholic alternative when serving your guests!

Cranberry Mimosa Spritzer

Place 2 c fresh cranberries, 1/2 c freshly squeezed orange juice, 1/2 c water and 1/4 c maple syrup (or honey) into a blender a puree throughly.

Strain through a mesh strainer & return to the blender to puree once more. Strain again.

Pour 1/4 c juice into each champagne flute & add an equal amount of spakling water. Granish with frozen cranberries.