Friday, December 23, 2016

12 Days of Christmas 2016 - Day 11 x

Welcome to Day 11 of my 12 days of christmas! Today I bring to you, 3 really quick and easy cocktail recipes for the big day! Everyone likes to be the hostess with the mostess around christmas time and with these 3 super easy cocktails theres no doubt you're party will go down a storm. All these cocktails take maximum 5 minutes to prepare but look way more impressive than your usual prosecco. Enjoy!

RECIPE 1: Winter Wonderland

30ml Cream of Coconut
45ml Vanilla Vodka
45ml Creme de Cocoa

In a cocktail shaker filled with the ice, add all the other ingredients. Shake and pour into an ice filled glass.

RECIPE 2: Raspberry Limoncello Prosecco 

240ml Limoncello Liquer
720ml Chilled Prosecco 
240ml frozen raspberries
Sprigs of mint

In a large pitcher, which together the prosecco and limoncello and serve over raspberries garnished with a mint. 

Recipe 3: gingerbread bellini
Juice of 1 Lemon 
1tbsp Ginger Cordial/gingerbread syrup
50ml hazelnut liquer
350ml Prosecco
25g roll out icing
mini gingerbread men to garnish

Mix together the lemon juice, ginger cordial and hazelnut liquer in a small jug. Pour the mixture into the champagne flute about 1/3 full and top up with prosecco. To garnish pressa small ball of icing onto the rim of the glass to attach the gingerbread man. 

I hope this selection of drinks will make their way into you festive menu and let me know in the comments below if you try any of them out.

Don't forget tomorrow is the last day of 12 days of Christmas for 2016! 

Until next time ...

Meg x