7 Sparkling Oscar Night Cocktails
Hollywood's biggest night means it's time to bust out the bubbly.
From fizzy Champagne cocktails to sweet-tart pomegranate punch, here are seven incredible sparkling wine cocktails to toast the Oscars.
1. Marasca Fizz
Pitted sweet cherries are soaked in an anise-infused syrup for this terrific champagne cocktail.
2. Hat Trick
Vibrant rhubarb bitters star in this excellent drink.
3. Punch Parker
This fruity punch made with Prosecco and gin is great for a crowd.
4. Mojo Royale
Mixologist Ryan Maybee loves tarragon's licorice flavor, so he decided to use the herb in place of the mint in a mojito. Then he swapped out the rum for cachaça (to get more kick) and added sparkling wine to keep the drink refreshing.
Transform Champagne into an incredible cocktail with an Angostura bitters-soaked sugar cube.
Chef Shawn McClain knows drinks as well as food, as proven by this part-sweet, part-tart sparkling pomegranate punch.
Mimic the red carpet with this sweet-tart cocktail, which combines sparkling wine, dessert wine and deep-red pomegranate juice.
7. French 75
Mixologists around the world make this fizzy, lemony drink with gin, but New Orleans bartenders opt for cognac.
This fizzy lemony drink is often made with gin, but New Orleans bartenders opt for cognac.