Archives: Champagne

Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail

December 30, 2011 | By andrea | Comments Off on Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail | Filed in: Beverages, Christmas, Cocktails, Holidays, Recipes, Thanksgiving.

Offer up a toast this New Year’s Eve with a pretty glass of bubbly splashed with pomegranate juice for a bit of color and a hint of sweetness. While the pomegranate seeds are a nice touch, I usually don’t bother with them. These days you can get good bubblies from Spain (cava) or the States (California, Washington) for under • Read More »

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Mango Bellini

August 22, 2009 | By andrea | 4 Comments | Filed in: Beverages, Cocktails, Recipes.

Here’s an updated version of the bellini, a cocktail that originated in Italy that consists of sparkling wine and white peach purée. This recipe features mango nectar (or juice) instead of peach purée. It’s beautiful, festive and delicious! This cocktail would be a perfect beginning to a brunch or an al fresco (outdoors) dinner party. For an extra “pop” of color, garnish • Read More »

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