What Women Really Want On Mother's Day or Any Day ...

"I want to brunch like it's my job and sip mimosas all day long ..." 

Wondering how to make a mimosa this Mother's Day that will continue to surprise mom? We've curated our favorites to keep the day interesting.  

Mimosa Float

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 c. melted white chocolate

  • rainbow sprinkles

  • 1 750-mL bottle of Champagne (or Prosecco)

  • 1 qt. rainbow sherbet

DIRECTIONS

  1. In a small dish, pour melted white chocolate. In another small dish, pour rainbow sprinkles. Dip champagne glass rims in melted white chocolate, then in sprinkles.

  2. Add 1 to 2 scoops of sherbet to each champagne flute. Top with champagne and serve immediately.

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Blushing Mimosa

Ingredients

  • 2 cups orange juice (not from concentrate)

  • 1 cup pineapple juice, chilled

  • 2 tablespoons grenadine

  • 1 (750-milliliter) bottle Champagne or sparkling wine, chilled*

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How to Make It

  1. Stir together first 3 ingredients.

  2. Pour equal parts orange juice mixture and Champagne into Champagne flutes.

  3. *2 (12-oz.) cans ginger ale or lemon-lime soda may be substituted.

  4. Note: For testing purposes only, we used Simply Orange 100% Orange Juice.

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Strawberry Lemon and Basil Mimosa

Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup packed fresh basil leaves

  • Juice from 2 large lemons (about 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice)

  • 1/2 cup agave or honey

  • 8 medium fresh or frozen strawberries, thawed and sliced

  • One 750ml bottle Prosecco, chilled

  • 1/2 cup soda water or sparkling water, chilled

Directions

Combine the basil, lemon juice and agave in a pitcher. Using a wooden spoon, lightly crush the basil. Stir in the strawberries, Prosecco and soda water. Pour into chilled champagne glasses and serve.

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So, enjoy your mimosas safely this Mother's Day, easy to keep low on alcohol and high on vitamin C. And, it doesn’t need an expensive champagne. 

 

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