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Spiced Plum Jam & Gin Cocktail

This Spiced Plum Jam Gin Cocktail is perfect for any occasion. Look in your pantry for an incredibly easy and impressive fall cocktail to make.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Cocktail
Cuisine: American
Keyword: gin recipe, spiced plum jam gin cocktail
Servings: 1
Calories: 539kcal


  • 1/2 ounce spiced simple syrup
  • 1 ounce lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon plum jam or preserves
  • 2 ounces gin
  • ice
  • slice of fresh plum for garnish
  • Spiced Simple Syrup:
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cardamom
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg


  • In a small saucepan bring the water, sugar, cardamom and nutmeg to a boil. Cook until the sugar has completely dissolved. Let cool. Pour the syrup into a small jar and save extra in the refrigerator for additional uses.
  • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice and add the spiced simple syrup, lemon juice, jam and gin. Shake well and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a slice of plum.


Recipe Source: photo and recipe credit to Susan Palmer of The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen


Calories: 539kcal | Carbohydrates: 138g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 30mg | Potassium: 313mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 122g | Vitamin A: 2IU | Vitamin C: 16mg | Calcium: 29mg | Iron: 1mg