Cocktail Recipes from Michelle Sparkling Wine
June 11, 2014
My dears, today we've teamed up with Michelle Sparkling Wine to talk party-worthy cocktails perfect for your summer showers! When raising a glass to the bride-to-be, there's no better way than with a refreshing cocktail. Lucky for us, Michelle Sparkling Wine offers incredible wines that are an incredible start to a whole array of delicious drinks!

Made from premium grapes sourced from Washington state's Columbia Valley, Michelle is crafted in the traditional champagne style, Méthode Champenoise for qualityMichelle Sparkling Wines have beautiful apple and citrus flavors and natural high fruit acids, giving the wine a unique style and taste, Here are some fabulous cocktail recipes from Michelle Sparkling Wine to kick off your shower or party!

French Kiss: 1 Sugar Cube | 1 Splash Raspberry Liqueur | 4oz Michelle Brut Rosé Sparkling Wine | 1 Slice Fresh Lemon

Place sugar cube into Collins glass. Drop 1 splash Raspberry Liqueur and let soak in. Top with Michelle Brut Rosé Sparkling Wine. Garnish with lemon. 

Sparkling Mojito: 1 1/2 oz Dark Rum | 3/4 oz Lime Juice | 3/4 oz Simple Syrup | 4-6 oz Michelle Extra Dry Sparkling Wine | 6 Fresh Mint Leaves

In a highball glass, muddle mint, rum, lime juice and simple syrup with ice and strain into an Old Fashioned glass. Top with Michelle Extra Dry Sparkling Wine. Garnish with a sprig of mint. A summertime favorite!

Brutini: 1 Part Michelle Brut Sparkling Wine | 1 Splash Melon Liqueur | 1 Squeeze Fresh Orange Juice

Mix ingredients and garnish with a slice of fresh strawberry.

Sparkling Cosmo: 1 Part Michelle Brut Sparkling Wine | 1 Part Cranberry Juice

Start with a sugar rimmed martini glass and combine Michelle Brut Sparkling Wine and cranberry juice. For a special garnish, drop in a few pomegranate seeds!

Banana Sparkler: 1 1/2 oz Banana Liqueur | 4oz Michelle Extra Dry Sparkling Wine

Combine banana liqueur with Michelle Extra Dry Sparkling Wine into a pitcher and gently stir. Pour cocktail into a chilled Martini glass and enjoy.

I don't know about you, but I'm ready to start sipping something delicious. For more information on Michelle Sparkling Wines and for even more fabulous bridal shower-worthy cocktail recipes, check them out on Facebook or head over here. Enjoy! xo