Beverage,  Recipe

Blazing Cherry Blossom Cocktail

Created just for BEARTOWN by Frederick Backman, this cocktail recipe will heat you from the belly out. Tart cherry juice and elderberry liqueur are the stars.

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Blazing Cherry Blossom

cocktail with warm cherry juice and elderberry liqueur
Prep Time1 minute
Cook Time1 minute
Total Time2 minutes
Course: Beverage
Cuisine: American
Keyword: 21+, alcohol, cherry
Servings: 1
Calories: 220kcal


  • 2 oz tart cherry juice
  • 1/2 oz simple syrup
  • 1 oz elderberry liqueur
  • 2 oz vodka
  • squeeze fresh lime juice


  • Warm the tart cherry juice and simple syrup in a saucepan over low to medium heat. Do not boil. Or- warm for 30 seconds in the microwave.
  • Add the elderberry, vodka and lime juice. Stir and sip.


Sodium: 15mg | Calcium: 17mg | Vitamin C: 10mg | Vitamin A: 170IU | Sugar: 16g | Fiber: 2g | Potassium: 186mg | Calories: 220kcal | Saturated Fat: 1g | Fat: 1g | Protein: 1g | Carbohydrates: 23g | Iron: 1mg
Beartown Book Review ~ May Leave You Cold

If you like this recipe, check out the book that inspired it!


You can buy Beartown by Frederick Backman here from Amazon or you can also choose to support local bookstores by purchasing it from Bookshopย although I highly recommend listening to this book! You can buy the audio version at here.ย 

Beartown Book Review ~ May Leave You Cold

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