Sparkling Ice Cocktails – Celebrate Mardi Gras
Mardi Gras begins next week, so I wanted to share some fun and refreshing cocktail recipes from SPARKLING ICE – a great tasting, lightly carbonated, zero-calorie beverage which combines sparkling water, fruit juice, vitamins, antioxidants, and BOLD natural flavors.
Bourbon Street Black Raspberry Brut
1 ½ oz. Silver Tequila
2 oz. brut Champagne
7 large black raspberries
2 oz. Sparkling Ice Black Raspberry
¼ oz. lemon juice
1.Muddle black raspberries, Sparkling Ice Black Raspberry and lemon juice in a glass.
2.Pour ingredients into a glass filled with ice.
3.Add tequila, stir, and strain into a large rocks glass filled with ice.
4.Top with brut Champagne and garnish with a skewered black raspberries.
2 oz. Sparkling Ice Strawberry Lemonade
1 oz. light rum
1 oz. dark rum
½ oz. passion fruit juice
1 oz. orange juice
Strawberry and Lime for garnish
Stir all ingredients together with ice.
Pour into a tall glass over ice.
Sparkling Whiskey Sour
.5 oz fresh-squeezed lemon juice
1.75 oz Sparkling Ice Lemon Tea
1.25 oz Bourbon
.25 oz simple syrup*
*Low calorie option: Omit .25 oz simple syrup, add one packet of Splenda.
1.In mixing cup add ice, lemon, bourbon and Sparkling Ice.
2.Stir and strain over rocks.
3.Garnish with a cherry