Recipe courtesy of Sarah Copeland

Cranberry Thyme Spritzers

Cranberry gets a floral note from fresh thyme in this elegant and easy non-alcoholic holiday cocktail beloved by revelers of all ages.
  • Yield: Serves 4 to 6
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3 tablespoons agave nectar

3 tablespoons filtered water

6 sprigs thyme

3/4 cup chilled unsweetened 100% cranberry juice


2 to 3 cups chilled seltzer, to taste


  1. Bring the agave, water and two sprigs of thyme to a simmer in a saucepan. Cook and stir occasionally, until water and agave form a light syrup. Remove from heat and set aside to let thyme flavor steep; cool completely. Divide thyme syrup and unsweetened cranberry juice among 4 to 6 ice-filled glasses. Top with chilled seltzer to taste, and garnish with fresh flowering thyme.
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