Champagne Cocktails to Ring in the New Year

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Is it really a New Year celebration if you’re not popping a bottle of champagne? We don’t think so. But if you’re looking to spice up your cocktail selection in the new year, we’ve put together a list of delicious, must-try champagne cocktails to give you an excuse to keep popping those bottle well into January. Really though, who says champagne is only for special occasions. Treat yo self with some of these concoctions all year long! Now that sounds like a great new year’s resolution to us.

7 Champagne Cocktail Recipes

 

Champagne Mojitos

It’s champagne and mojitos. What more could you want? It’s the perfect way to add a light and refreshing spin to your party. Get the recipe at Strudel & Cream.

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Grande Champagne Cocktail

This recipe comes straight from the kitchen of Bobby Flay, so you know it’s going to be good. It has strawberries, honey, and orange-flavored liqueur to give it a nice, crisp taste with a touch of sweetness. Save the recipe on The Food Network.

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Mandarin Mimosa

Ditch that boring orange juice and jump on the mandarin bandwagon. This is the champagne cocktail for mimosa lovers because it just puts a new spin on an old classic. Get the drink recipe on Laylita’s Recipes.

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Cork County Bubbles

Whiskey and champagne? Now there’s a drink that will put hair on your chest. If you like your cocktails strong and herbal-y, this is the champagne cocktail recipe that will change your life. Find it on Food and Wine.

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 Grapefruit Champagne Float

If you thought champagne was good on its own, just wait until you put a big scoop of some grapefruit sorbet in it. Top it off with some pomegranate molasses and you’ve got yourself one heck of a drink. Find the cocktail recipe (homemade sorbet recipe included) on Serious Eats.

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Pink Champagne Punch

It’s the pomegranate juice that give this cocktail its red hue, and everyone like pomegranate, don’t they? Try this bitter and sweet cocktail on your taste buds. Get the drink recipe at Gourmet.

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Orange-Cherry Champagne Cocktails

Nothing will spruce up a party like citrus cocktails! Give this sweet and tart beverage a try and you just might never drink any other cocktail again! Get the recipe at Delish!

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There you have it. We’ve made your life simple. Grab one (or all) of these recipes to start sipping on before you head out to celebrate the start of 2015! Don’t forget to book your table at Howl at the Moon too! Spots are going fast!

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