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Blood Orange Elderflower Gin Cocktail
5 from 1 vote

Blood Orange Elderflower Gin Cocktail

The refreshing elderflower gin cocktail gets a pop of color and flavor from the addition of blood orange juice.
Prep Time: 5 mins
Total Time: 5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: blood orange cocktail, gin cocktail, blood orange gin
Servings: 1 (multiply as needed)
Author: Maryanne Cabrera


  • 1 oz gin
  • ¾ oz St. Germain (elderflower liqueur)
  • ½ oz lime juice, fresh squeezed
  • 2 ½ oz ginger ale, chilled
  • 1 oz blood orange juice, fresh squeezed


  • In a serving glass, combine gin, St. Germain, lime juice, and ginger ale. Top glass with ice. Slowly pour in blood orange juice. Garnish with blood orange slices and fresh lemon thyme sprigs, if desired. Serve immediately.


  • Use your gin of choice
  • St. Germain is a French liqueur flavored with elderflower. Use any brand of elderflower liqueur.
  • In California, blood oranges are available from December through May. The exact range depends on the variety of blood orange.