2014 Recipe File: Wine Cocktails an Excellent Addition

Bar-goers love wine, but don’t limit their options to simply drinking from the bottle. Wine can be an excellent addition to cocktails that customers will love. Here you'll find a list of wine cocktails that will intrigue your guests and increase your sales.

Red Berry Sangria
Created by EMC/Bowery

1 oz. Ciroc Red Berry
1 oz. Rose Wine
1/2 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
1/2 oz. Simple Syrup
2 oz. Berry Tea

Stir over ice in a wine glass.

Red Berry Sangria Made with Ciroc Red Berry and Rose Wine


Apple & Pink Julep
Created by Kobrand

10 mint leaves
4 oz. Croft Pink Port
1 oz. apple juice
Garnish: mint sprig

Muddle mint leaves and apple juice in a cocktail shake. Add wine and ice. Shake and strain into a glass. Garnish with a mint

Apple & Pink Julep made with Croft Pink Port


Cherry Jam
Created by Chandon

1 Spoon Cherry Jam
1/3 oz. Lemon Juice
1/3 oz. Vodka
3 oz. Chandon Brut Classic

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake and strain into a glass.

Cherry Jam made with Chandon Brut Classic


The Star Gazer
Created by Elixir

2 oz. Chardonnay
1 oz. Dark Rum
1/2 oz. Vanilla Bean Syrup
1/2 oz. Pineapple Juice
Garnish: lime wedge

Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake and strain into a glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.

The Star Gazer with Chardonnay


Amaretto Sangrio
Created by Ciroc

1 oz. Ciroc Amaretto
1 oz. Pinot Noir Wine
.5 oz. Orange Liqueur
.5 oz. Simple Syrup
.5 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
1.5 oz. Sparkling Water with Lemon

Stir over ice in a wine glass.

Amaretto Sangria made with Criro and Pinot Noir Wine

 

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