If you’re a wine enthusiast, you most likely have a go-to type that you pick up at your favorite wine store. But if your usual drink isn’t hitting the spot, try crafting a cocktail with a red or white option. Below are a few creations you can try at your next gathering.
Creative Cocktails to Make With Wine
1. The Something Blue
Are you looking for the perfect wedding cocktail? This drink perfectly pairs a soft white wine with sparkling ginger ale and Hpnotiq® liquor for a drink that is sure to please. Besides looking irresistible, it also goes down smooth and with just the right amount of tropical zing.
2. White Zinfandel Sangria Lemonade
With warm weather just around the corner, it’s time to make sure those hot summer nights have a cool refreshing drink. This cocktail blends two popular summer drinks: lemonade and sangria. Simply add lemonade to white zinfandel, and add raspberries, strawberries, and blueberries for a fruity spin.
3. White Wine Spritzer
There aren’t many wine cocktails that can beat this one in simplicity. Whether it’s to save you another trip to the wine store or to throw together a last-minute evening gathering, this white wine and sparkling water mix is a classic, yet quick, drink that will surely please all. Garnish it with lemon for a smooth sour kick or cherries for a sweet treat.
4. Raspberry Lime White Wine Slushies
The best way to beat the heat is to craft a refreshing frozen treat. This slushy made from white wine, frozen raspberries, and a hint of lime is sure to get the job done. For added flair, garnish with a slice of lime.
For a liquor and wine store that carries a variety of spirits, visit Universal Discount Package Store in Norwich, CT. They’re the leading liquor provider in Southeast Connecticut, and they have the largest selection of wine so you can create any cocktail. To browse their alcohol selection, visit their website or call the wine store at (860) 889-6555 to ask about their vintage selections.