For our second installment of seasonal signature cocktails for weddings, your special events planner Blue Linden is covering spring beverages! Does your spring event need the perfect drink to accompany it? Something refreshing, bright, and just enough to get your buzz on? We’ve put together a wide-ranging list of spring wedding signature cocktails that are sure to help in making your libations selection a little easier – with a twist, because they’re bound to be as unique as you.
The Sherry Blossom
1.5 oz. Patron Silver Tequila, 1 oz. Patron Citronage Orange liqueur, 1 oz. fresh lime juice, 1/4 oz. Marachino juice, Garnish with a rose petal
Candied Grapefruit Cocktail
1 oz gin, 4 oz freshly squeezed grapefruit juice, 1 tsp agave nectar, 2 candied grapefruit peels, dash of cayenne, grapefruit wedge and sugar for rimming
1 1/2 oz Tequila, 1 oz Hops Syrup, 1/2 oz Lime Juice, 2 Dashes Chocolate Mole Bitters
1 1/2 oz gin, 3 drops rose water, 1 egg white, 2 Tbls powdered sugar, 2 cucumber slices, splash lemon juice
Frozen Ginger Lemon Drop
1/4 cup lemon juice & superfine sugar for coating glass rims, frozen ginger lemonade, 2 to 4 cups vodka, lemon zest curls for garnish
Classic Mint Julep
2 ounces bourbon, 1/2 oz simple syrup, 3 sprigs mint
Lillet Rose Spring Cocktail
12 oz lillet rose, 12 oz ruby red grapefruit juice, 6 oz gin, edible flower blossoms for garnish
1/4 cup sugar, 1/2 cup water, 2 rhubarb stalks cut into 1/2-inch pieces, 1/2 cup fresh orange juice, 1 orange halved and cut into 1/4-inch slices, 1 pint strawberries hulled and quartered, 4 cups chilled seltzer, 1 bottle chilled sparkling wine(Champagne or Prosecco), Ice
1 oz bourbon, 2 dashes peach bitters, 1/2 oz peach liqueur, sparkling wine
1/2 oz pear vodka, 3/4 oz lemon verbena simple syrup, 1/2 oz fresh lemon juice, champagne for topping off, 1 fresh lemon verbena leaf for garnish
So what do you think? See any spring seasonal signature cocktails for weddings that you would possibly implement in your own big day? Any suggestions we may have overlooked for other brides and grooms to use? Show your love to your Denver special events planner Blue Linden by using the social media buttons below! Oh and don’t forget the best part – come up with fun and fabulous names for your specialty seasonal signature cocktails and share those, too!
Seasonal Signature Cocktails For Weddings: Spring April 19th, 2017Samantha
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