Make mom feel extra special with our beautiful mothers day cocktails and recipes. We have some ideas to help you find the perfect mothers day cocktails for your mom or just for you to enjoy.
Mothers Day Cocktails
Start with her favorite liquor or wine. If she enjoys wines, then sangrias or champagne cocktails would be the first choice. We have lots of ideas below for you to make for her special day.
We have recipes for a wonderful Mothers Day Brunch. The recipes include coconut cupcakes, strawberry crepes & eggs benedict to go with your brunch cocktails.
Edible Herbs & Flowers
Any cocktail will become extra special for Mothers Day with the addition of edible herbs or flowers. It takes very little effort to add that special touch that makes all the difference!
Some edible herbs and flowers to use include nasturtium, pansies, violets, lavender, thyme & rosemary.
Mothers Day Cocktail Kit Ideas
Try a DIY cocktail kit gift for Mothers Day. We put together some ideas for you that can be delivered right to your house. Along with our DIY cocktail kits, our Cocktail Infusions make a great gift to add to any cocktail gift basket.
1 bottle rosé
1 cups frozen strawberries
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup water
1/8 cup lemon juice
Instructions- Add one bottle of rosé to a 13 x 9 pan and freeze for at least 6 hours. Add the sugar and water to a small saucepan. Stir until melted. About 3-4 minutes. Let cool & chill completely. Add the simple syrup, lemon juice and the frozen strawberries to a blender and blend well.
Add the frozen rosé to the strawberry mixture in the blender and re-blend. Add to chilled glasses and garnish with fresh strawberries.
Optional- Add a splash of sparkling rosé or champagne to top off if desired.
Strawberry Hibiscus Rosé Sangria
Fresh strawberry and hibiscus flavors with orange and honey accents. Perfect to infuse with rosé or white wine. Rosé sangria is a delicious drink for the spring or summer and a perfect Mothers Day Cocktail.
Grapefruit Lavender Cocktail
1/3 cup vodka
1/3 cup grapefruit juice
¼ cup lavender simple syrup
¼ cup lemon juice
Top each cocktail with sparkling water
Garnish with fresh lavender sprigs
¼ cup sugar
2 sprigs lavender
Instructions- Add water and sugar and lavender to a saucepan over medium heat. Dissolve sugar and let simmer for 10 mins to give the lavender time to infuse. Remove from the heat and cool. Remove the lavender sprig before use.
1 sugar cube
4 oz. Champagne, prosecco, cava, or any dry sparkling wine
1 strip lemon zest
Instructions- Add bitters to the sugar cube. Place in the champagne flute, add champagne and the lemon zest, cheers!
Strawberry Basil Margarita
¾ cup fresh strawberries
½ cup white tequila
1.5 oz Cointreau or triple sec
1.5 Tbs. simple syrup
1.5 oz. lime juice
Sprig of basil, remove leaves
Instructions- Muddle the strawberries, add the rest of the ingredients to the shaker with ice. Shake and pour into two highballs or cocktail glasses.
Strawberry Basil Infusion– Just add tequila, infuse and add some sparkling water or limeade.
Pomegranate Rosemary Spritz
1 c. vodka
1/4 c. fresh pomegranate juice
½ c. fresh orange juice
1 750-ml bottle Prosecco, cava, or other dry sparkling wine, cold (Add right before serving)
Garnish with pomegranate seeds, rosemary sprigs and orange slices
Add all ingredients to a pitcher except the prosecco which should be added right before serving.
2 oz tequila
.5 oz lime juice
Grapefruit soda fill to top
Serve in a lowball or highball and garnish with a lime
Add this Paloma mixer to your cocktail kit and you will only need to add the alcohol.
1 ounce gin
1/2 ounce lemon juice, freshly squeezed
1/2 ounce simple syrup
3 ounces Champagne (or other sparkling wine)
Garnish: lemon twist
2 oz vodka
.5 oz Cointreau
.5 oz lime juice
.75 oz cranberry juice
Add ingredients to a shaker with ice. Strain and add a twist of orange. Serve in a martini glass with cranberry sugar for the rim.
Add cosmopolitan theme gifts such as coasters, tea towels, aprons etc.
1 oz. Chambord
5 oz. Champagne
Garnish with berry sugar or a fresh raspberry
Serve in a champagne flute
4 oz. Champagne or sparkling wine
2 oz OJ
Garnish with an orange slice
Instructions- Fill one part OJ to two parts champagne. Add 1 part OJ. Garnish with orange slices if desired.
2 oz. peach nectar (cans in the Spanish section of the grocery store)
4 oz. Champagne or Prosecco
Garnish with citrus sugar
Serve in a champagne flute
Berries & Elderflower Fizz
This infusion features berries with hibiscus. The elderflower sugar and honey are what makes this infusion extra special. After you infuse with your desired liquor.
4 oz Berry and Elderflower Infusion
8 oz. Lemonade
1 egg white
Instructions- Add the infusion, lemonade and egg white over ice in a shaker. Shake vigorously for 30 seconds to froth the egg white. Strain and add to cocktail glasses. Enjoy!
You can use whatever juices that you enjoy. In the Spanish area Goya has peach and guava nectar that we have enjoyed. Use grapefruit juice, pomegranate juice or guava nectar
Add fresh peaches, oranges, strawberries, raspberries as a garnish.
Conclusions Mothers Day Cocktails
Enjoy our Mothers day cocktails ideas. As with any recipe, you can tweak it to her personal taste preferences. Cheers!