Sparkling Cheer: The Ultimate Holiday Sparkler Cocktail Recipe

The holiday season is here, and what better way to celebrate than with a festive and delicious cocktail that captures the spirit of the festivities? Introducing the “Holiday Sparkler,” a delightful concoction that blends the rich flavors of the season with a touch of effervescence. Whether you’re hosting a large gathering or having an intimate celebration, this cocktail is sure to be a hit. Let’s spread some holiday cheer!


  • 1 oz cranberry juice
    1 oz orange liqueur
    1 oz vodka
    1/2 oz simple syrup
    Fresh cranberries and rosemary sprigs for garnish
    Chilled sparkling wine or champagne


  1. In a shaker filled with ice, combine the cranberry juice, orange liqueur, vodka, and simple syrup.
  2. Shake the mixture well to ensure all the flavors are perfectly blended.
  3. Strain the mixture into a festive glass of your choice. A flute or a coupe glass works wonderfully to showcase the effervescence.
  4. Top off the concoction with chilled sparkling wine or champagne, allowing the bubbles to dance and mingle with the rich, fruity flavors.
  5. Garnish your Holiday Sparkler with a handful of fresh cranberries and a sprig of rosemary for a touch of seasonal elegance.
  6. Give it a gentle stir to marry the flavors, and voilà! Enjoy your sparkling holiday cocktail!

This cocktail not only tastes like the holidays but also looks the part, making it an excellent choice for festive toasts and celebrations. You can gather around a cozy fireplace or enjoy the festivities with loved ones and the Holiday Sparkler is perfect for spreading joy and creating lasting memories.

Cheers to the holiday season and the joy of sharing moments with loved ones! The Holiday Sparkler is more than just a cocktail; it’s a celebration in a glass. Try this recipe at your next gathering, and let the sparkling cheer of the holidays come to life. Here’s to good company, delicious drinks, and a season filled with warmth and happiness!

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