“Wedding Wednesday” – Signature Drinks

There is a great trend in bar service for weddings that both saves money and adds a bit of fun and whimsy to your event…it’s the signature drink!   Having a signature drink will save you money because you won’t feel obligated to provide an open bar to your guests.  Instead you can limit the bar to wine, beer, and your signature drink.  Here are a few of my favorite ideas for signature drinks:

Now the fun part of having a signature drink is naming it!  Be sure to change the names of the drinks below to fit with the theme of your wedding.

The Mango Bellini

  • 1 part mango juice
  • 2 parts Champagne
  • 1 slice of mango

Fill champagne flute one-third full with mango juice. Top with champagne. Stir gently and garnish with a slice of mango.

 

Apple Martini

  • 1 part vodka
  • 1 part Sour Apple schnapps
  • 1 part apple juice

Pour all ingredients into a shaker.  Shake well and strain into a martini glass

 

Blackjack Margarita

  • 1 1/2 oz tequila
  • 1/2 oz triple sec
  • 1/2 oz Chambord
  • 4 oz lime juice (or Sour Mix)

Fill glass with ice. Add with Tequila, Triple Sec, and Chambord. Then add the Lime juice or sour mix. Shake. Garnish with a lime wedge and serve

Mmmm.  This is making me thirsty!!  I think I’m off for a margarita!! 

 

Erin Sharplin Love

www.panachebyerin.com

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