One of the hottest new trends right now in the wedding scene is creating your own ‘Signature Wedding Cocktail’ for guests to enjoy! You can consider having one drink that represents you as a couple or having one for the bride and one for the groom. Either way, these super-fun (and super-delicious) signature drinks are guaranteed to be a hit on your big day! You can even consider serving them with a custom cocktail napkin!
Here are some of our top Signature Wedding Cocktail suggestions!
1.) “Berry Happy Together” Sangria
1 bottle Sauvignon Blanc or dry white wine
3/4 cup St. Germain
2 fresh peaches
5-6 fresh strawberries
6 fresh raspberries
1 small bunch of fresh white grapes
Stir ingredients in a pitcher or carafe. Allow fruit to soak in mixture for 15 minutes– or longer if desired. Serve in an ice-filled glass. Garnish with micro marigolds.
2.) “White Wedding” Cosmo
2 parts vodka
1 part St. Germain
3/4 part white cranberry juice
1/2 part lime juice
Shake all ingredients with ice. Strain into chilled martini glass. Choose a dainty orchid to use as a garnish.
3.) “The Blushing Bride” Cocktail
2 oz passion-fruit nectar
3 oz Champagne
1/2 teaspoon grenadine
Handful of huckleberries
Pour chilled passion-fruit nectar in a flute. Carefully add chilled Champagne and grenadine; don’t stir, but allow to blend. Top with huckleberry garnish.
4.) “Honey, I do” Honeydew Martini
3 ounces vodka
1/2 ounce Midori
1/2 ounce triple sec
Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with crushed ice. Pour all your ingredients in with it. Shake it up well and strain the mixture into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with a slice of lemon or lime.
5.) “Something Blue” Blue Curacao Cocktail
15ml blue curacao
Fill a highball glass with ice, add the vodka and blue curacao and top up with lemonade, stir and serve.
6.) “Sweet On You” Strawberry Vodka Lemonade
2 cups sliced fresh sliced strawberries
1 cup granulated sugar
7 cups water, divided
1-1/4 cups lemon juice (about the juice from 6 lemons)
Pinnacle Strawberry Shortcake Vodka
In a saucepan over medium-high heat, bring strawberries, sugar and 1 cup of water to a boil. Reduce heat to low and cover. Simmer for 10 minutes. Place strawberry mixture in a blender or food processor and puree; set aside and allow to cool. In a pitcher, mix lemon juice, 6 cups of water and strawberry syrup. This is your Strawberry Lemonade. In a glass over ice, mix 1 part Pinnacle Strawberry Shortcake Vodka with 3 parts Strawberry Lemonade.
7.) “Just (Rose) Married” Tequila Cocktail
1-2 sprigs fresh rosemary
3 tablespoons (1 1/2 ounces) tequila
2 tablespoons (1 ounce) lime juice
4 teaspoons (about 3/4 ounce) Simple Syrup
In a cocktail shaker combine 2 sprigs rosemary, tequila, lime juice, and Simple Syrup. Add ice cubes; cover and shake until very cold. Strain liquid into an ice-filled glass. If desired, garnish with additional rosemary sprig and blackberries.
Did you have a Signature Wedding Cocktail at your wedding reception? What was your drink of choice?