1/2 cup no-sugar-added cranberry juice, such as Ocean Spray 100% Juice (not pure cranberry juice)
1 ounce citrus-flavored vodka, such as Absolut Mandarin
1/2 ounce peppermint schnapps, such as Rumplemintz
1/2 ounce raspberry-flavored liqueur, such as framboise
1 thin candy cane, for garnish
1 orange peel twist, for garnish
1 gumdrop, for garnish
Heat the cranberry juice until it is steaming.
Combine the vodka, peppermint schnapps and raspberry-flavored liqueur in a brandy snifter or ceramic mug. Add the hot cranberry juice. Garnish with a candy cane, twist of orange peel or gumdrop.
Serve n a martini glass whose rim has been moistened with a wedge of orange and then dipped in a mixture of sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg.