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A Festive Cocktail (Or Mocktail) for Your Holiday Girls Night

Hey girlfriends, we just had to share the recipe for an easy but festive cocktail we tried the other day at a very special event hosted by the 1-800-FLOWERS family of companies. This Cranberry Mimosa Twist from celebrity event planner Shawn Rabideau of (read more about him in our next post) would be perfect for a girlfriend holiday brunch or a toast at your holiday girls night.

Shawn Rabideau's Cranberry Mimosa Twist
Shawn Rabideau's Cranberry Mimosa Twist
Not only is it simple to make, but you can prepare it without alcohol for younger girlfriends or those who prefer not to indulge in alcohol. Why not whip some up for your gal pals this weekend? Just be sure all your ingredients are well chilled before pouring your mimosas. Enjoy!

Cranberry Mimosa Twist

2 parts Champagne

1.5 part orange juice

1.5 parts cranberry juice

Heavy splash of vodka

Makes 1 cocktail

Cranberry Mimosa Twist (Non-Alcoholic)

1 part club soda

1 part Seven-Up or Sprite

1.5 parts orange juice

1.5 parts cranberry juice

Makes 1 cocktail

What’s your favorite holiday cocktail? Share your ideas in the comments!


  1. So happy to see this posted. The event sounded like a blast!

    Comment by Julie — December 3, 2010 @ 10:01 am

  2. [...] One Great Cocktail: Mixing up a signature cocktail for your girls night can make things a whole lot easier while giving your party a more festive air. Shawn shared his recipe for the Cranberry Mimosa Twist, pictured above. Find the recipe for this delicious sparkler right here. [...]

    Pingback by Holiday Entertaining Tips With Shawn Rabideau and 1-800-BASKETS | Girlfriend Celebrations — December 6, 2010 @ 11:59 pm

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