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Perfect Holiday Cocktail with Mistletoe Ice Cubes

The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to usher in the festive cheer than with a signature cocktail that embodies the spirit of celebration? Aside from their captivating appearance and delightful taste, this cocktail brings people together in the spirit of holidays.

At the heart of this enchanting cocktail is the star ingredient – St. Germain. Distilled from freshly picked elderflowers, St. Germain liqueur introduces a sophisticated floral note that dances on the palate. As an individual who appreciates the finer things in life, you’ll undoubtedly savor the delicate sweetness and magic that St. Germain brings to the table.

Ingredients for Mistletoe St.Germain Cocktailain:

St. Germain is a unique and elegant elderflower liqueur that brings a floral and subtly sweet flavor to the cocktail. It’s crafted from freshly handpicked elderflowers, resulting in a sophisticated and aromatic profile. St. Germain adds a layer of complexity to the drink, contributing a fragrant and slightly fruity essence that complements the other elements.

Triple sec is a versatile orange-flavored liqueur that imparts a bright and citrusy note to the cocktail. It balances the sweetness of the St. Germain and adds a zesty kick, enhancing the overall flavor profile. The orange essence from triple sec plays a crucial role in creating a well-rounded and refreshing taste, making it a staple in many classic and contemporary cocktails.

The mistletoe ice cubes are a visually enchanting and festive element of this cocktail. By freezing fresh cranberries and a small sprig of rosemary in each ice cube, you create a stunning effect within the drink. As the cubes slowly melt, they release the flavors of the cranberries and rosemary, infusing the cocktail with a hint of holiday spirit while keeping it perfectly chilled.


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How to Make Mistletoe St.Germain Cocktailain

To create the festive Mistletoe St. Germain Cocktail, begin by preparing the special mistletoe ice cubes. Take an ice cube tray and place cranberries in each compartment, accompanied by a small sprig of rosemary positioned in the center. Proceed to fill the tray with water and place it in the freezer, ensuring a freeze time of at least an hour or more, depending on your freezer’s efficiency.

Now, let’s move on to crafting the delightful drink. Grab a flute glass and carefully introduce the previously prepared mistletoe ice cubes. The cranberries and rosemary within the cubes will add a touch of holiday spirit to your cocktail. Next, pour in the exquisite St. Germain liqueur, allowing its floral and elderflower notes to enhance the overall flavor profile. Follow this with a measure of triple sec, contributing a citrusy sweetness to the mix. Finally, complete the concoction by topping off the glass with fizzy club soda, creating a refreshing effervescence.

The finishing touch is crucial for this vibrant Mistletoe St. Germain Cocktail. Ensure all the elements are well incorporated by giving it a gentle stir. The resulting blend of flavors, coupled with the visual appeal of the mistletoe ice cubes, makes this cocktail a charming addition to any holiday celebration. Serve it immediately to capture the perfect balance of crispness and festive cheer. Cheers to a delightful and seasonally spirited beverage!


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Holiday Cocktail with mistle toe ice cubes

Cheers to a cocktail with mistle toe ice cubes that transforms moments into memories.
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Course: Drinks
Cuisine: All Cuisines
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes
Freeze Time: 1 hour
Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
Servings: 1 person
Author: Gurleen


  • 2 oz st.germain
  • 1 oz triple sec
  • 3 oz club soda

Mistletoe Ice Cubes

  • Fresh Cranberries
  • Fresh Rosemary


For the Ice Cubes

  • In an Ice Cube tray, fill in cranberries and add a small sprig of rosemary in the middle. Fill with water and freeze for at least an hour or more depending on your freezer

For the Drink

  • In a flute glass, add in the mistletoe ice cubes. Add st.germain, triple sec and fill in with club soda. Serve Immediately!
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In crafting this Mistletoe St. Germain Cocktail, I aimed to create more than just a drink – I wanted to craft a moment of joy, a sensory celebration that brings people together. As an individual who appreciates the finer details, you’ll find that this cocktail not only satisfies your taste buds but also resonates with your desire for elegance and festivity. So, as you prepare to embark on a season of celebration, let the Mistletoe St. Germain Cocktail be the beacon of merriment at your gatherings. Cheers to creating unforgettable holiday memories!

 ❤️ Gurleen 

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