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Jam Cocktail

Crowd-friendly holiday cocktail, coming right up! This festive drink, made with raspberry jam and your choice of vodka or prosecco, is sure to take any holiday party up a notch. Raspberry jam (homemade or store-bought) gets mixed with lavender extract or bitters for a delicate floral touch that cuts through the tartness. Then, all you have to do is mix in your choice of alcohol! Prosecco makes for a lighter, bubbly drink, while the vodka makes more of a heavy-duty cocktail. If you like to have some alcohol-free options on hand, the jam and lavender base also makes a great mixer for club soda.

This is one of my favorite cocktails for the fall and winter months, along with my Gentle Italian and Gin-Tini. Making about a cup of the jam mixture makes enough drinks to serve a large party, or you can keep it in an airtight container in the fridge to be cocktail-ready at a moment's notice. Got some jam leftover? Why not make a raspberry jam crostata for your guests to snack on!
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Jam Cocktail

Category

Drinks

Servings

35

Prep Time

10 minutes

Calories

27

Author:

Giada De Laurentiis

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Ingredients

  • 1 cup seedless raspberry jam
  • 1/4 teaspoon lavender extract or 4 drops lavender bitters
  • 1 bottle prosecco
  • 1 bottle vodka
  • 1 bottle club soda

Instructions

  1. As seen on: Giada's Holiday Handbook, Episode 1. 'Tis The Season.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk together the jam and the extract.
  3. Bubbles and Jam Cocktail: Place 1 teaspoon of the jam mixture in a champagne flute and top with prosecco. Stir gently to combine.
  4. Vodka and Jam Cocktail: Place 1 teaspoon of the jam mixture in a rocks glass and top with 1 1/2 ounces vodka. Fill the glass with ice, then top off with club soda. Stir gently to combine.
  5. Bubbles and Jam Mocktail: Combine 2 teaspoons of the jam mixture in a highball glass with club soda and ice. Stir gently.

Nutrition

Nutrition

per serving
Calories
27
Amount/Serving % Daily Value
Carbs
7 grams
Protein
1 grams
Fat
1 grams
Saturated Fat
1 grams
Sodium
3 milligrams
Fiber
1 grams
Sugar
5 grams
Unsaturated Fat
1 grams
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