Signature Cocktails – Keeping with the Trends and Staying on Budget

Food and Beverage, one of the largest budget items you’ll have. An easy way to cut down on your beverage and alcohol spending is to limit the amount of options, but you don’t want to limit the fun! A bar menu of wine, beer and a signature drink saves money but doesn’t compromise your event . Not to mention, the flavors and flavor combinations available now are a mixologists dream! Bonus: Most of these recipes only require few ingredients.

Let’s raise our glasses to a few signature drinks to present at your next event!

Perfect Girls Night In…

Pina Colada

1 Part Colada flavored vodka
1 1/2 part pineapple juice
Club soda
(photo: cruzan.com)

Classy Brunch

Grapefruit and Cranberry Mimosa

¼ cup cranberry juice and
¼ cup pink grapefruit juice
Top with your favorite Champagne or sparkling wine
(photo:sunset.com)

Summertime Soiree

Cherry Vodka Lemonade

2 parts lemonade
1 Part Cherry flavored Vodka
1 Squeeze of lemon
(photo and recipe: simplyrealmoms.com)

 Happy Birthday!

Birthday Cake Martini

1 oz. Cake flavored vodka
1 tsp. dry vanilla cake mix
1/2 oz. chocolate liqueur
1/2 oz. half and half
(photo: fabulouscityblog.com)

Cozy Backyard Get-together

Smores Martini
2 oz. Whipped flavored vodka
2 oz.  Chocolate Flavored Vodka
(photo:ellerochelle.blogspot.com)

Cheers!

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