​Cocktails for Mother's Day: The Perfect Mimosa Recipe to Celebrate Mom by Donna John

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11 months ago

​Cocktails for Mother's Day: The Perfect Mimosa Recipe to Celebrate Mom

Surprise mom with a mimosa this Mother's Day. Mom deserves a toast, and mimosas are an iconic Sunday brunch and lunch drink. Plus, they're one of the easiest cocktails to make!

Here’s how to make a memorable mimosa that she will never forget. All you'll need is freshly squeezed orange juice and sparkling wine or champagne. To make it easy, follow a 50-50 ratio using half orange juice and half sparkling wine. That is, unless Mom wants a stronger or weaker drink, then adjust to her tastes. You can also add a little Grand Marnier or triple sec for a little more umph! and flavor. Make the glass pretty with an orange segment or fresh strawberry.

If you want to make a pitcher of mimosas, simply following the 50-50 ratio and just use a pitcher instead of individual champagne glasses. Cheers to Mom!

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: varies

Ingredients

  • freshly squeezed orange juice
  • sparkling wine or champagne
  • Grand Marnier or triple sec (optional)
  • orange segments or fresh strawberries, for garnish (optional)

Here’s how to make them:

  1. Fill a champagne glass halfway with orange juice.
  2. Pour the champagne or sparkling wine over the orange juice.
  3. If using, add a splash of Grand Marnier or triple sec.
  4. Garnish with an orange segment or strawberry.

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Elisa Schmitz
Now you're talking, Donna John ! Every mom deserves a mimosa (or two) on Mother's Day! Remember when you, Meredith Schneider , Holly Budde and I shared mimosas? Let's do that again soon!
Holly Budde
those mimosas were awesome and the company even better !!! yes, let's do it again soon !!!! in the meantime, Happy Mothers !! ❤️
Meredith Schneider
Oh my goodness yes! Those mimosa's were perfect! Holly Budde took the words right out of my mouth. Being with you all Donna John ,Elisa All Schmitz 30Seconds , Holly Budde was even better. So fun! That picture is magazine worthy! xoxoxox ;) <3 Love ya!
Renee
We made mimosas for Mother's Day brunch! So yummy!

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