It wouldn’t be the holidays without a little bit of sparkle – especially in our cocktails. From their animated appearance to their tongue-tickling bubbles, sparkling cocktails are made for celebrations. And with the right combinations of flavors and additions, such as liqueur infused with bitter orange, sugar cubes, or lemon twists, effervescent cocktails can appeal to everyone in the crowd (over 21, that is!).
Here are four recipes and a few tips to help you perfect the sparkly cocktails you’ll serve this holiday season. The more practice you get with them, the better your cocktail for New Year’s toasts will be!
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