Mother’s Day Brunch Cocktails

By Fabiana Santana

Brunch is not complete without a variety of cocktails to liven things up. This Mother’s Day, treat your mom like gold with a cocktail made with Courvoisier’s newest offering, Courvoisier Gold. It’s a unique blend of Moscato wine from the South of France and the brand’s signature cognac. The spirit boasts a flavor profile featuring notes of Moscato grapes, pear, peach, florals and orange blossom, and is the perfect gift for a mom who is finer than gold.

The Golden Bellini Cocktail RecipeThe Golden Bellini Cocktail Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 1 part Courvoisier® Gold
  • 1 part DeKuyper® Peachtree Schnapps
  • 1 part Champagne

Directions:

Shake the Courvoisier and Peachtree with ice and strain into a chilled flute, then top with champagne. Garnish with a lemon twist.

 

Mom prefers a day that is full of diamonds and Rosé? Then Courvosier Rosé is for her. Courvoisier Rosé is a flirty, fun and refreshing cognac drink. A smooth blend of cognac and premium French red wine grapes, it can be enjoyed sipped neat, on the rocks, chilled or in a cocktail. With refreshing notes of blackberry, black currant and a touch of cherry, this versatile drink makes a great gift for the mom who likes to mix it up with crisp, refreshing cocktails.

Belle Rosé Cocktail RecipeBelle Rosé Cocktail Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 1 part Courvoisier® Rosé
  • 2 parts Orange Juice
  • ½ part Lemon Lime Soda
  • Raspberry garnish

Directions:

Combine Courvoisier Rosé and orange juice in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a coup glass. Top with lemon lime soda and raspberry garnish.

 

Mom more of the Bloody Mary type? Skinny Girl has a light and refreshing recipe that’s perfect for the purist in her.

Skinnygirl Bloody Mary Recipe, Lady Like Lime Cocktail Recipe, Royal Cherry Cocktail RecipeSkinnygirl Bloody Mary Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 2 parts Skinnygirl Cucumber vodka
  • 2 parts low sodium tomato juice
  • Splash of fresh lemon juice
  • Squeeze of fresh lime juice
  • Dash of Worcestershire sauce (to taste)
  • Dash of hot sauce
  • Sprinkle of celery salt

Directions:
Garnish with lime, cucumber and celery stalk.

Lady Like Lime Cocktail Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 1 part Skinnygirl White Cherry Vodka
  • 3 parts sparkling water
  • 2 squirts of fresh lime juice
  • Splash cherry juice
  • Alternative: use lime flavored sparkling water

Directions:
Pour vodka, cherry juice and sparkling water over ice and stir. Squirt with lime. Garnish with a cherry and a lime wheel.

Royal Cherry Cocktail Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 1 part Skinnygirl White Cherry Vodka
  • 2 parts champagne
  • Frozen cherry

Directions:
Pour champagne into flute and top with vodka. Garnish with one frozen cherry.

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