19 Champagne Cocktails to Serve at Your Bridal Shower
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19 Champagne Cocktails to Serve at Your Bridal Shower

Nothing says, “Let’s celebrate!” like a good champagne cocktail. And since you’ve already found the perfect bridal shower theme, got all the party decorations together, sent out the invites, ordered the shower favors and — of course — stocked up on champagne, you’ve pretty much got bridal shower planning on lock. Celebrate your accomplishments and your favorite bride-to-be with one of the bubbly champagne cocktail recipes below. The unique flavor combos, gorg garnishes and pretty hues take that champagne tradition to a whole new level and will have everyone toasting again and again to the happy couple. There’s a flavor for every fancy, so scroll on and get pouring!

1. Blackberry + Thyme Sparkler: Tickle those taste buds with this berry and spiced twist on a traditional drink. The champagne and gin make for an interesting combination, and the ombre layering of the alcohol and juices in the glass is just plain gorgeous! (via Melissa Valladares/ The Effortless Chic)

2. Mojito Champagne Cocktail: These champagne mojitos are perfect for the bride who’s getting married on a beach — they’ll have any island-girl-at-heart swooning. While they’re almost too pretty to drink, you’ll probably manage just fine. (via Ruth Eileen Photography / Style Me Pretty)

3. Blackberry Thyme Champagne Cocktail: It’s pink. It dazzles. It’s as appealing to your palette as it is to your eyes. If the bride-to-be is a pastel lover, this concoction will definitely catch her attention. (via Lark & Linen / Style Me Pretty)

4. Cotton Candy Champagne Cocktail: If the bridal shower theme is anything close to a carnival or fair, then you know it wouldn’t be complete without cotton candy! But hey, you’re all adults now, so it’s time to start acting like one with this champagne cotton candy concoction that’ll make your taste buds tingle. (via Stephanie Todaro / Lauren Conrad)

5. Watermelon Champagne Cocktail: Now that the weather is about to get warmer, cool down the crowd with this refreshing combo. This cocktail only calls for three ingredients, so you can whip up a new favorite in no time and enjoy celebrating your best friend’s upcoming nuptials. (via Constance Higley/ Style Me Pretty)

6. Pomegranate Cranberry Champagne Punch: Fruity but not overly sweet, this winning cocktail gets a special hint of flavor from a few sprigs of fresh mint. (via Chef Savvy)

7. Prosecco + Grapefruit Cocktail: Searching for that sophisticated cocktail? Here it is! Affectionately dubbed “The Corralina” by its creator, it’s definitely one to be put on the must-try list. (via Woodnote Photography / Style Me Pretty)

8. Champagne, Pineapple + Rum Punch: For larger gatherings, punches are the perfect solution for satisfying the masses. You might want to make a double batch, because this one is TOO good. (via The Kitchy Kitchen)

9. Strawberry, Sorbet, Vodka + Champagne Cocktail: If you want to make a splash at the shower, serve up this cooling summer champagne cocktail. A mix of strawberry, champagne, vodka and sorbet on a warm summer day is exactly what people will need to get the party started. (via O’Malley Photographers / Style Me Pretty)

10. Pear, Ginger + Sage Champagne Cocktail: If you would define your friend as bohemian-chic, this cocktail is just what she needs. The combination of savory and sweet makes this a satisfying thirst-quencher that even has some healthy benefits. (via Dishing Up the Dirt)

11. Ginger Beer + Raspberry Champagne Cocktail: The libation gods were smiling on the world when they created champagne and ginger beer. While you might think these two drinks would never go together, give it a shot for a refreshing twist on the bubbly. Rest assured — it won’t disappoint. (via Perpetually Hungry)

12. Spring Lillet Rose Champagne Cocktail: The groundhog confirmed winter is ending soon, so it’s time to start thinking spring, especially for that bridal shower you’re planning! Between the varying flavors of this drink and the garnish of an edible flower, your guests will be sold on saying cheers. (via Martha Stewart)

13. Blushing Raspberry Basil Champagne Spritzer: You may think basil is only reserved for those savory dishes, but here’s some breaking news: It goes over well in your glass too. This cocktail uses blush champagne, raspberries and basil to create an uplifting cocktail ideal for summer days. If you think ahead, you can even grow basil right in your kitchen with Modern Sprout’s Self-Watering Herb Kit ($20). (via Lemon Tree Dwelling)

14. Rhubarb Fizz Champagne Cocktail: Rhubarb makes delicious pies, but a cocktail? Oh, you bet! This combination of gin, lemon juice and champagne, complete with rhubarb syrup, is just what the doctor ordered. It’s also easy to alter this recipe to make it non-alcoholic. Stir up some of this fizzy garden goodness and serve! (via Martha Stewart / Baked Bree)

15. Berry Berry Refreshing Champagne Cocktail: Break out the berries for this one! Slice strawberries to float in the champagne and garnish with blueberries or blackberries for a fruity treat. (via White Loft Studio / Style Me Pretty)

16. Ginger + Prosecco Cocktail: The edible gold stars on this sipper add that extra special touch for an elegant and timeless feel. It’s a Prosecco-ginger twist (with a festive cotton candy topper) that will have everyone toasting to the soon-to-be Mrs. (via Freutcake)

17. St. Germain + Brut Champagne Spritzer: This two-ingredient champagne cocktail is elegant but simple to make. St. Germain Liqueur is created from flowers that are gathered on the hillsides of the French Alps, so tell your guests to lift those pinkies and drink up. (via White Loft Studio / Style Me Pretty)

18. Prosecco, Bourbon + Vanilla Cocktail: While this cocktail is a bit more involved to make, you won’t regret taking the extra time. Make a small practice batch of this brew before you go all out. You’ll want to master the mixing art before you serve it at the shower. (via Belathée Photography / Coco + Kelley)

19. Champagne, Bitters + Lemon Zest Cocktail: Providing a simple yet refreshing beverage is sometimes the way to go. With champagne, a twist of lemon peel and a sugar cube, you can serve up a few of these in no time! (via Chez Us)

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