5 Fab Cocktails Your Wedding Guests Will Love
Your wedding day is such a special event in your life, that it should be just as enjoyable as it was extensively planned. As much as it is important that you and your partner have a fantastic time, making it fun for your wedding guests is also a key part of the occasion. So why not treat them to a few delectable cocktails to keep that fun flowing?
Here are 5 fabulous cocktails your wedding guests are sure to love:
1. Pina Colada
This sweet cocktail consisting of white rum, coconut cream and pineapple juice creates the perfect summer feel that your guests will adore! The creamy taste and colour is great for keeping to the wedding theme and come on, there’s even a song about it!
2. French 75
Get your posh on with this delicious combination of champagne, gin, lemon juice and sugar that will leave everyone feeling like a million bucks. Variations of this recipe are vast, and many of these variances make use of white wine to replace the champagne for a more cost-effective option. Regardless of the recipe used, the French 75 is elegant and exquisite in nature. Perfect for wedding celebrations!
3. Martini with a shot of prosecco
Everyone knows that James Bond ‘shaken not stirred’ martini craze, but if you want to really stand out when treating your guests to a martini, a prosecco shot makes it that bit more special for the occasion. The crisp and sophisticated stature of this drink is classy and sure to make your guests feel spoiled.
4. Passion Fruit Caipirinha
This fruity concoction is Brazil’s national cocktail and comes in many different flavours. The passion fruit caipirinha however, is exceptionally good for wedding celebrations as it is just the right balance of zesty sweetness. While usually meant for the summer, this cocktail is perfect for any season with its beautifully complex taste and is a fantastic drink to treat your wedding guests to.
5. Strawberry Daiquiri Mocktail
One key thing to consider if you are planning to treat your guests to a few drinks at your wedding, is that not everyone drinks alcohol. To be considerate of this, why not order up a few mocktails? There are many mocktails out there, but one that tends to shine out from the rest is the non-alcoholic version of the strawberry daiquiri. It’s sweet and bursting with flavour! What’s not to like?
By Katie Turner, Excalibur Press
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