30 Easy to Make Alcoholic Drinks

Red Rooster

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12. Red Rooster

This not-so-sweet drink is a popular basic cocktail. Be sure to use pure cranberry juice for the right taste.


  • 2 oz vodka
  • 4 oz cranberry juice
  • 1 oz orange juice
  • 1 cup of ice cubes or crushed ice
  • Fresh cranberries and orange slices for garnish


  1. Add ice to a tall glass.
  2. Pour vodka over the ice then add the cranberry juice and orange juice.
  3. Stir until mixed.
  4. Garnish with cranberries and orange slices if desired.