5 Signature Cocktail Ideas for Your Wedding
Posted on July 10 2018
1. Hibiscus Fizz
Anything with champagne or prosecco immediately feels celebratory in our books. Dress up your bubbles. A Hibiscus Fizz would make a delicious (and pretty!) addition to your cocktail hour.
Ingredients: hibiscus flowers in syrup, prosecco or champagne
Recipe: BBC Good Food; Photo: Olivia Cuisine
2. Lady Jane
The perfect cocktail for tea lovers and gin lovers alike. We just happen to be both. A Lady Jane, made with Earl Grey Tea-infused gin, is light, citrusy and refreshing.
Ingredients: egg whites, gin, Early Grey tea bags, lavender simple syrup, fresh lemon juice
Recipe: Serenity Lavender; Photo: Willow Park Wine & Spirits
3. Watermelon Margarita
Watermelon Margaritas – need we say more? There’s no better way to get the party started at a summer wedding than serving a cocktail with watermelon and tequila.
Ingredients: Watermelon puree, simple syrup (water & sugar), fresh lime juice, blueberries, mint leaves, tequila, ice
Recipe: Food and Wine; Photo: Minimalist Baker
4. Fall Sangria
Getting married in the fall? Greet your guests with a cozy, seasonal Fall Sangria. Filled with gorgeous fall fruit, this drink can do double-duty as a centerpiece during your cocktail hour.
Ingredients: Cabernet Sauvignon, Apple Brandy, Pear Brandy, cinnamon sticks, sugar, apples, pears, pomegranate seeds, oranges, ice
Recipe: The Food Network; Photo: How Sweet Eats
5. Sage Gold Rush
Honey. Sage. Bourbon. Lemon. If this sounds like your kind of drink, you need to serve Sage Gold Rush cocktails at your wedding. Ideal for a fall or winter wedding, these smoky, sweet libations are sure to impress your guests.
Ingredients: honey, water, sage leaves, bourbon, fresh lemon juice
Recipe: Brooklyn Supper; Photo: One Broads Journey