Crowd Pleasing NYE Cocktails

With New Year’s Eve fast approaching and party planning in full swing, we thought we’d share some festive NYE cocktails to help you ring in 2015. Serve these to your guests and your soirée will be one to remember!


1) Pomegranate Orange Sangria
This sangria is filled with flavours of the holiday season. Cinnamon, cranberry, citrus and of course – brandy. A holiday twist on traditional sangria that is sure to please the wine lovers at your table. Get the recipe, here.


2) Winter Daiquiri
Spice up your daiquiri with this clementine, maple syrup and cinnamon trio. Zesty, smooth and shaken to perfection. Get the recipe, here.


3) Amaretto Sour with Prosecco
This Italian cocktail is light and refreshing. The Prosecco adds some sparkle and fizz to this classic. Finished with a sweet, sugary rim – it’s a splash of flavour in each sip. Get the recipe, here.


4) Tangerine Sorbet Champagne Floats
A NYE’s bash isn’t complete without champagne! Serve after your meal to cleanse the palette, or when the clock strikes 12 – these refreshing floats are the perfect addition to any menu. Get the recipe, here.


To mix up the perfect cocktail, you’ll need the right tools. Check out these amazing barware items and accessories. Serve these delicious drinks in some of our beautiful stem and glassware.

Dessert/Champagne Glasses

Swissmar Glass Rimmer

Microplane Citrus Bar Tool

Elite Recipe Cocktail Shaker

Jupiter Ice Bucket

Bormioli Rocco Electra Glassware

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Alessia Velocci

Alessia is a full time Special Education Assistant and the creator of the recipe blog, Just-a-Smidge. When she’s not writing or cooking, she likes to practice yoga and explore new restaurants with her family and friends. Check out her adventures in food and life at www.just-a-smidge.com.

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