Sparkling Clementine Cocktail

Clementines add a sophisticated twist to classic Mimosa cocktails.

Serves: 8Prep: 35 minutesCook: 10 minutesTotal: 45 minutesDifficulty: Easy


Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 1⁄2 cup water
  • 1⁄2 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1 cup chilled clementine juice (about 16-18 clementines)
  • 1⁄2 cup cold vodka
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon bitters, if desired
  • 1 bottle (750ml) well-chilled Champagne
  • Ice

Directions

  • In a small saucepan, heat water and sugar until sugar dissolves. Refrigerate 30 minutes to chill.
  • In a small pitcher, mix simple syrup, clementine juice, vodka and bitters. Divide evenly among 8 flutes. Fill glasses with Champagne and add ice, if desired.