Saints and Strangers Cocktail


This cocktail is crisp and elegant, with deep, earthy notes and a ruby color.

Prep Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
15 mins
1 6-ounce cocktail


  • 2 fluid ounces vodka

  • 2 fluid ounces freshly squeezed grapefruit juice

  • 1 ½ fluid ounces freshly squeezed pomegranate juice

  • ½ fluid ounce sweet French vermouth

  • ½ ounce cream of balsamic (balsamic glaze)

  • ¼ fluid ounce cold-pressed cranberry juice

  • teaspoon freshly ground pink peppercorns

  • ice cubes

  • 1 pinch freshly grated orange zest


  1. Place vodka, grapefruit juice, pomegranate juice, vermouth, cream of balsamic, cranberry juice, and peppercorns in a cocktail shaker. Fill shaker with ice and shake well; strain into a martini glass. Sprinkle with orange zest.

Cook's Note:

Substitute aged balsamic vinegar for the cream of balsamic if preferred.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

228 Calories
0g Fat
20g Carbs
0g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 1
Calories 228
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0g 0%
Sodium 12mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 20g 7%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Total Sugars 7g
Protein 0g
Vitamin C 26mg 131%
Calcium 15mg 1%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 113mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.