Cranberry Smash Punch

A holiday cocktail featuring Jack Daniel's
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Cranberry Smash Cocktail


The Cranberry Smash is a citrusy cocktail that includes Jack Daniel’s and cranberry jam, creating the ultimate holiday mixture. Nothing says merry Christmas like a hefty helping of cranberry jam, right?


  • 8 Ounces Jack Daniel's Single Barrel
  • 4 Ounces fresh lemon juice
  • 3 Ounces simple syrup
  • 1 Cup mint leaves
  • 8 Tablespoons cranberry jam


Muddle mint leaves in a large pitcher. Add the rest of the ingredients and mix well. Add ice to the pitcher and garnish glasses with a sprig of mint.

Cranberry Shopping Tip

Buying fruits in season when they are at the peak of their freshness make for great tasting food and can save you money.

Cranberry Cooking Tip

Don’t throw out your overripe fruit – instead blend into a smoothie or salad dressing, add to muffin batter, bake into a cobbler, or boil down with sugar and a little lemon juice to make jam.