Champagne Cocktail

A great nestie friend of mine is getting MARRIED and all of us nestie girls decided to throw her a blogging wedding shower of great eats and treats. I decide to make a great cocktail in pink, her favorite color. You can find all the great eats here. Congrats Kelsey!! Share all the wonderful wedding details with us!!

Check out the bride-to-be’s site for all the great recipes as well!


1 1/4 cups Cointreau or Grand Mariner
1 1/4 cups cranberry juice cocktail
1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
3 tablespoons superfine granulated sugar
4 cups chilled Champagne or other sparkling wine

Stir together Cointreau, juices, and sugar and chill, covered, 2 to 6 hours. Just before serving, divide among 10 Champagne flutes and top off with Champagne.


8 Comments on “Champagne Cocktail”

  1. Kelsey says:

    Karen, thank you so much for making these for my shower. They look so fun, festive, and delicious. I wish we could make a toast in person!

  2. Shawnda says:

    Oooh, sounds so refreshing!

  3. Cara says:

    Please pass 1 (or 2) my way!

  4. Amy S says:

    This cocktail sounds awesome!

  5. I am SO making this!! Thanks again, Karen for playing along! It was fun!!

  6. Courtney says:

    These look so delicious! I’m bookmarking these and will be making them soon!

  7. Bridget says:

    Hey I have those glasses! But I have not tried filling them with this champagne citrus cocktail, so that needs to be remedied.

  8. I love champagne cocktails. Too bad this shower wasn’t a really one with all the goodies everyone made!!

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