15 Prosecco cocktails for a bubbly, festive mood

by John Griffith

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Now that December is officially here, it is time to start prepping for the Christmas holidays. If you are anything like us, you can not wait for December 24th. But who says that is the only day where you get to celebrate. We beg to differ! That is exactly why, today we’ve prepared an article for you, which is going to cover a few different ways to get the celebrations going. We’ve prepared 15 Prosecco cocktails, which are going to get you in a bubbly, festive mood, just in time for the holidays. Plus, because of the variety, all of your guests will be able to enjoy different flavors, which are going to satisfy every taste. So, become the bartender of the group with these easy cocktail recipes!

You have 13 days to start tasting these delicious Prosecco cocktails

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Aperol Spritz cocktail recipe


  • 1 1/2 oz Aperol
  • 1 splash Prosecco
  • ice
  • orange wedge


  1. Fill a wine glass with ice about halfway. Then, pour the Aperol over the ice.
  2. Add about 3 oz of Prosecco or more if you want it to be more bubbly.
  3. Garnish with an orange wedge and enjoy!

Source: Food 52

Now it is time for a fruity cocktail recipe

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Prosecco Peach Bellini recipe


  • 1 can peaches in juice
  • 1 bottle of dry Prosecco
  • peach slices
  • ice


  1. Add a few peach slices and the can of peaches to a blender. Blend until smooth.
  2. Fill a glass jug with 2 cups of the peach puree and the bottle of Prosecco.
  3. Add some ice and serve with a few champagne flutes.

Source: Irena Macri

Sparkling Limoncello – the perfect, refreshing cocktail

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Sparkling Limoncello recipe


  • 1 shot Limoncello
  • 2 shots sparkling lemon soda
  • 100ml Prosecco
  • 2 ice cubes
  • 1 sprig of mint
  • 2 lemon slices


  1. Pour the shot of Limoncello in a low ball glass. Add the 2 shots of sparkling lemon soda. Then, top up with Prosecco.
  2. Add the ice cubes and enjoy!

Source: Inside the Rustic Kitchen

Here is a recipe for everyone’s favorite brunch drink

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Cranberry Mimosa recipe


  • 1 1/2 oz cranberry juice
  • 1 oz orange liqueur
  • 4 oz Prosecco
  • fresh cranberries
  • orange peel


  1. Mix the cranberry juice and orange liqueur in a champagne flute.
  2. Top with the Prosecco and garnish with fresh cranberries and an orange peel.

Source: Garnish With Lemon

Now that we’ve covered some of the classics, here are some more innovative cocktails

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Cynar Spritz cocktail recipe


  • 3 parts dry Prosecco
  • 2 parts Cynar
  • 1 splash club soda
  • 1 lemon wheel
  • 2 olives


  1. Add ice to a wine glass.
  2. Then, add the Cynar and Prosecco. Top with the club soda.
  3. Finally, garnish with the lemon wheel and 2 olives.

Source: Food 52

More fruity cocktail recipes coming your way

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Grapefruit Prosecco cocktails


  • 1/4 cup Cointreau, divided
  • 1/2 cup grapefruit juice, freshly squeezed, divided
  • 2 cups Prosecco, divided
  • 4 grapefruit wedges


  1. To prepare one cocktail, add 1 tbsp Countreau, 2 tbsp grapefruit juice and a 1/2 cup of Prosecco into a champagne flute. Stir lightly to mix.
  2. Garnish with a grapefruit wedge and enjoy!

Source: Noble Pig

A bubbly twist on a classic

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Negroni Sbagliato cocktail recipe


  • 1 oz Campari
  • 1 oz sweet vermouth
  • Prosecco to taste
  • ice
  • orange wheel


  1. Add the Campari and sweet vermouth to a glass, filled with ice. Stir lightly.
  2. Top with Prosecco and garnish with and orange wheel.

Source: Food 52

Don’t worry, we have more tasty cocktails coming your way

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Elderflower Prosecco cocktails


  • 1 bottle of Prosecco
  • 12 oz Club soda
  • 4 tbsp elderflower syrup
  • 1 orange, sliced
  • a handful of fresh mint leaves
  • sprigs of fresh rosemary
  • ice


  1. Add the Prosecco, club soda, elderflower syrup, sliced orange, mint leaves and rosemary sprigs to a large pitcher. Stir well to mix.
  2. Pour into ice filled glasses and serve.

Source: Truffles and Trends

Another twist on a classic recipe

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Blood orange French 75 recipe


  • 6 oz gin
  • 6 oz blood orange juice, freshly squuezed
  • 3 oz honey
  • chilled Prosecco
  • curls of orange zest


  1. In a pitcher or a bowl mix the blood orange juice, gin and honey. Stir well to mix, then refrigerate.
  2. Fill a martini glass halfway with the gin mixture and top with Prosecco.
  3. Garnish with the orange curl and serve.

Source: Food 52

These types of cocktails are our favorites

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Fruity Prosecco cocktails


  • 3/4 oz liqueur
  • 2 tbsp whole or chopped fruit
  • 5 oz Prosecco, chilled


  1. Add the liqueur to the bottom of a champagne flute.
  2. Then, add the fruit and top with Prosecco.

Flavor combos to try:

  • Limoncello liqueur with fresh raspberries
  • Triple sec with fresh strawberries
  • Elderflower liqueur with fresh peaches
  • Ginger liqueur with fresh blueberries

Source: My Gourmet Connection

Prosecco can always be a great addition to any festive menu

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Airmail cocktail recipe


  • 1 oz rum
  • 1/2 oz lime juice
  • 1/2 oz honey syrup
  • 3 oz Prosecco


  1. Add the rum, lime juice and honey syrup to a cocktail shaker. Shake vigorously.
  2. Strain into a cocktail coupe and top with Prosecco.

Source: Food 52

This next cocktail recipe is a Christmas special

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Apple and Prosecco cocktails


  • 1 apple
  • 1 tbsp brandy
  • 330ml apple cider
  • 750 ml Prosecco


  1. Preheat the oven to 140C.
  2. Slice an apple thinly and cut a small slit into each piece.
  3. Sprinkle with cinnamon and place on a paper lined baking tray. Bake for 15 minutes.
  4. Turn the slices over, sprinkle with cinnamon again and bake additional 10-15 minutes until dried out.
  5. Divide the brandy between 6 glasses and top each of them with 55ml apple cider and 125ml Prosecco.
  6. Garnish with the dried apples.

Source: Co Op

Are there any gin lovers out there?

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Gin Amaro cocktail recipe


  • 1 oz gin
  • 0.5 oz amaro
  • 0.5 oz lemon juice, freshly squeezed
  • 1 tsp simple syrup
  • 4 oz Prosecco
  • lemon peel


  1. Add the gin, amaro, lemon juice and simple syrup to a cocktail shaker, filled with ice. Shake vigorously.
  2. Then, strain into a cocktail coupe glass and top with Prosecco.
  3. Garnish with a lemon peel and serve.

Source: Food 52

Something tasty and fruity, prepared with lots of love for you

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Ginger and pear Prosecco cocktails


  • 1 tbsp ginger syrup
  • 1 oz pear juice
  • Prosecco to taste
  • fresh pear


  1. Mix the pear juice and ginger syrup into a glass, then top with Prosecco.
  2. Garnish with a pear slice and enjoy!

Source: Gourmet Creative

And one final Prosecco cocktail recipe for you to try

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Fig Prosecco cocktail recipe


  • 2 tsp granulated sugar
  • 6 mint leaves
  • 3/4 oz fig liqueur
  • 3/4 oz Amaretto
  • 4 oz Prosecco
  • honey
  • gold sanding sugar
  • mint sprigs


  1. Spread honey onto a plate and the sanding sugar onto another plate.
  2. Dip the rim of a glass into the honey first, then into the sugar.
  3. Muddle the sugar and mint into a cocktail shaker, then add the fig liqueur and Amaretto. Muddle again. Leave to the side until the sugar has melted.
  4. Divide and strain the mixture into two glasses and top with Prosecco.
  5. Garnish with a mint sprig and enjoy.

Source: Vintage Kitty

Now it is time to start trying a different cocktail each day until Christmas

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John Griffith

John Griffith is a young, passionate journalist. Writing has been John’s hobby ever since he was a boy. He has worked in some of the UK’s most successful news portals over the course of his professional career but found his forever home at Archzine.