Spiced Pomegranate Pitcher Cocktails



For the Spiced Pomegranate Juice

  • 2 C. pomegranate juice (I love POM brand)
  • 2 C. water
  • ½ C. sugar
  • 3 cinnamon sticks
  • 10 whole cloves
  • 1 star anise pod
  • 1 2″ piece crystalized ginger (or use regular ginger, peeled)

For the Pitcher Cocktails

  • 3 1/2 C. Spiced Pomegranate juice
  • 1 1/2 C. vodka
  • 1/2 C. orange juice
  • 1 10z. bottle club soda
  • Garnish, if desired, with orange slices and pomegranate seeds


Make the spiced pomegranate juice

  1. Combine pomegranate juice, water, sugar and spices in saucepan. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer about 10 minutes. Remove from heat, let cool. Strain into clean container and store in refrigerator.

Make the Pitcher Cocktails

  1. Combine all ingredients in large pitcher. To serve, fill tall glass with ice. Garnish with orange slice and pomegranate seeds, if desired.