Mother’s Day Cocktails and Drink Recipes


Wine Cocktails for Mother’s Day
If Mom is a wine lover, consider these tasty and refreshing wine cocktails for a special Mother’s Day drink to celebrate the holiday. Try one of these wine drinks or make up your own!

Sandeman’s Sweetheart Sparkler
The festive and delicious Sandeman’s Sweetheart Sparkler is a perfect cocktail treat for Mother’s Day, featuring rich porto and sparkling wine.

Ingredients:
1 part Founders Reserve Porto
3 parts Sparkling wine

Instructions:
1.    Combine ingredients.
2.    Enjoy!

– Recipe courtesy of Founders Reserve Porto

Little Black Dress Stiletto and Couture

The Couture-tini (martini glass)
Could this Mother’s Day wine cocktail be as tasty as it is pretty? Find out!

Ingredients:
3 oz Little Black Dress Chardonnay
1/2 oz Strawberry Puree
1/4 oz Agave Nectar
Top with Korbel Brut Champagne

Instructions:
1.    In a shaker filled with ice, combine Little Black Dress Chardonnay, strawberry puree and agave nectar.
2.    Strain into chilled martini glass and top with Korbel Brut Champagne.
3.    Garnish with a strawberry.

– Recipe courtesy of Little Black Dress Wine

Red Stiletto (Collins glass)
A refreshing drink with a catchy name makes it hard to go wrong with this recommended alcoholic drink for Mother’s Day featuring wine by Little Black Dress.

Ingredients:
2 oz Little Black Dress Pinot Noir
1/2 oz Pomegranate
1/2 oz Fresh Squeeze Lime
1/2 oz Agave Nectar

Instructions:
1.    In a shaker filled with ice, add all ingredients, roll to mix and transfer to a tall glass.
2.    Garnish with a lime wedge.

– Recipe courtesy of Little Black Dress Wine

Wyndham Estate Bin 505 Shiraz Rosé 2006
If Mom is more of a classic wine drinker and doesn’t prefer the mixers and spritzers, perhaps she should try a glass of Wyndham Estate Bin 505 Shiraz Rosé 2006 (srp $9) from Australia. This wine is a coral pink, fragrant wine that captures the flavors of dark cherry and raspberry – delightful! Serve with a salad of mixed spring greens, a light chicken sandwich, or your mother’s favorite dish on Mother’s Day.

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These are just a few Mother’s Day cocktails and alcoholic drink recipes to try for the Mom’s Day holiday this year. You can mix them up yourself at home or request most of them at your favorite restaurant where you are celebrating and toasting Mom. Consider these cocktails and beverages or create your own special Mother’s Day punch. No matter what you decide to do, please remember to drink responsibly.

 

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