Rum and Spice and Everything Nice: The Holiday Moonshine Recipe You'll Love to Give

Rum and Spice and Everything Nice: The Holiday Moonshine Recipe You'll Love to Give

Warm up your holiday with a Spice Rum Sinatra Moonshine Cocktail!


If you're like me, then you've found yourself in a situation where the holiday season is coming and there are still gifts to buy. You may be feeling overwhelmed with all of the time constraints on your life, but luckily for you, I have a recipe that will make things easier.

Holiday Spice Rum Sinatra (aka Cinnamon Orange Moonshine) is perfect for any occasion - even if it's just to take off the edge after a long day at work or school!


This cocktail can be made with minimal ingredients and effort which makes it perfect for last-minute gift ideas.


The base of this cocktail recipe is cinnamon orange moonshine. To make this moonshine you can simply infuse any moonshine recipe with a few simple ingredients.

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How to Make Orange Spice Moonshine



For this recipe, you will need a large glass container such as a 32 oz Mason Jar container.

Cinnamon Orange Moonshine Recipe Ingredients:

  • 2 cups simple syrup *(simply dissolve 1 cup of sugar into one cup of water over low heat to make simple syrup)
  • ½ cup orange juice (freshly squeezed if possible!)
  • four cinnamon sticks
  • 1 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon cloves
  • 1 1/2 cups moonshine


Instructions: Combine ingredients in a large mason jar or airtight container and allow the mixture to infuse for up to two weeks or until you have achieved your desired result. Strain out any solids and store in the refrigerator.


Let's Make Cocktails



Now that you have made your cinnamon orange moonshine, you are ready to make your cocktail.

A holiday spice rum Sinatra is perfect for any holiday party or gathering but can be enjoyed by anyone looking to unwind after a long day. it can be enjoyed alone or mixed with a Holiday Sparkling Punch.

This drink is both sweet and spicy which makes it the perfect addition to holiday punch bowls. This versatile drink can also be enjoyed as a shot or with your favorite mixer! it's the perfect addition to your Holiday Party!


Spice Rum Sinatra Recipe Holiday Punch

2 cups cranberry juice

2 cups lemonade

1 2-liter bottle ginger ale

1 cup of orange spice Moonshine

1 lemon, sliced

1 orange, sliced

Combine all of the ingredients into your favorite punch bowl and serve over ice.