It’s that time of year for caroling, twinkling lights and Christmas Cocktails! Yeah for the Holidays!
Traditional Champagne Cocktail
3/4 fluid ounce pear brandy
5 fluid ounces Champagne or other sparkling white wine
1 tablespoon whole-berry blackberry preserves
1.Pour the brandy into a champagne flute. Top with champagne. Gently drop in preserves.
Poinsettias – Champagne & Cranberry Juice. Garnish with fresh cranberries.
Pomosa – Chammpagne & Pomegrante Juice. Garnish with pomegrante seeds.
For the kids:
Substitute Champagne with Sparkling Fruit Juice.
Here’s another one from our friends at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center.
2 1/2 oz. Champagne
1/2 oz. Passion Fruit Juice
1/2 oz.Bloody Orange Juice
Splash of Apple Cider
Serve in a Champagne Flute and floated with paper thin strawberries.
By Jeanne Slaugher, Hostess Extraordinaire. Kinda.