Champagne Cocktails Perfect for Summer Nights

posted: 08/07/18
by: Kristine Boyd

When you're in the mood for a cold, refreshing drink that will go with just about anything, always go champagne. This bubbly wine is light in flavor making it the perfect base for an array of amazing cocktails. While many of us love champagne on its own, adding a few fun ingredients will take this classic drink to the next level!

Cranberry Bellini

This cranberry rosemary Bellini as delicious as it is classy. If you are looking for a drink to impress your guests, look no further! All you need to do to achieve this drink is create a cranberry simple syrup made from equal parts sugar, water, and cranberry's. Then add in rosemary at the end for an herbaceous touch. Strain this syrup and add it to a class of champagne for a delicious cocktail!

Peach Mimosa Slushie

Nothing screams summer cocktail, more than a frozen drink. This peach slushie is a new take on a classic mimosa. Blend peaches, ice, peach syrup, and simple syrup. Top this delicious peach packed puree with champagne and you have yourself a festive summer drink!

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Bee's Knees

This drink is for those who like to venture outside of their comfort zone. This champagne cocktail is a modification of the classic Bee's Knees drink. It includes lemon, honey, and thyme liquor making it a super unique drink that people will remember!


Sparkling Sorbet

The easiest, and most delicious, champagne cocktails you can make are the ones that use sorbet. All of the work is already done for you when you pick out your desired sorbet flavor. The only steps left are to put a scoop in a glass and top it with sparkling wine of your choice!


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Sunrise Mimosa

If you like tequila sunrises, then you will love this drink! Take all the ingredients you usually put in a tequila sunrise, but instead of tequila, use champagne! The combination of all these ingredients make for the perfect summer drink that you will want to make again and again.


Pomegranate Cocktail

Pomegranate and champagne are the peanut butter and jelly. They work together so well and create a flavor combination that almost everyone loves. Create a pomegranate simple syrup and add it to a glass of champagne along with some pomegranate seeds for garnish!

Summer is a great time to kick back, relax, and enjoy a delicious cocktail with friends. These champagne cocktails are light, refreshing, and sure to please a crowd! For more drink inspiration check out the best frozen drink recipes for hot summer days!