[photo credit – Healthfully Ever After]
Let’s all raise a glass to our friends, family and good fortune this Thanksgiving and if you’re looking for something to fill it with this pomegranate-orange martini is a good place to start! ;)
6 tablespoons pomegranate juice, divided
6 tablespoons cranberry juice cocktail, divided
2 tablespoons orange-flavored liqueur, divided
1/4 cup raspberry-flavored or plain vodka, divided
orange curls (optional)
Combine 3 tablespoons pomegranate juice, 3 tablespoons cranberry juice cocktail, 1 tablespoon liqueur, and 2 tablespoons vodka in a cocktail shaker; fill shaker with crushed ice. Shake for 15 seconds; strain into a martini glass. Repeat procedure with remaining pomegranate juice, cranberry juice cocktail, liqueur, and vodka. Garnish with pomegranate seeds and an orange curl, if desired. YEILDS 2 servings.
tip: This cocktail can be made gluten free by using potato vodka.
recipe via Cooking Light Real Family Food September 2012