Celebuzz Cocktail Hour: Celebrate the Oscars with Sparkling Ice Cocktails

Oscars 2016 Presenters Were Announced!
Find out who will be handing out the coveted statuettes!

Roll out the carpet and watch the cocktails sparkle.

Do you plan on celebrating the upcoming Oscars by hosting your own viewing party to watch your favorite celebrities strut their couture on the red carpet?

No viewing party is complete without delicious cocktails and mocktails (for those designated drivers), so sip in style while watch the Academy Awards with these Award Season inspired cocktail recipes featuring Sparkling Ice.

 

Best Dressed Blueberry

Best Dressed Blueberry

Ingredients:
4 oz. Blueberry Pomegranate SPARKLING ICE
2 oz. Pomegranate Juice
Blueberries
Pomegranate Seeds

Add a splash of vodka or Prosecco for a cocktail modification

Directions:
1. Fill a glass with Blueberry Pomegranate SPARKLING ICE
2. Add pomegranate juice
3. Top with 5-6 blueberries and a small handful of pomegranate seeds
4. Stir to combine.

 

Red Carpet Ready

Red Carpet Ready

Ingredients:
4 cups apple cider, chilled
2 cups cranberry juice cocktail, chilled
2 cups SPARKLING ICE Crisp Apple, chilled
1 can (12oz.) frozen orange juice concentrate
Apple slices for garnish
Rosemary cranberry sprig for individual garnish, as shown in image, or float fresh or frozen cranberries in punch bowl
Add a splash of vodka or Prosecco for a cocktail modification

Directions:
In a large bowl, mix all ingredients and let sit overnight
Serve chilled, garnish with rosemary cranberry sprig

 

Black Cherry Bombshell

Black Cherry Bombshell

Ingredients:
Frozen black cherries
1½ oz. Kentucky bourbon
1 oz. SPARKLING ICE Black Raspberry

Directions:
1. Crush cherries into bottom of a glass
2. Pour bourbon then SPARKLING ICE over crushed cherries and ice
3. Add more cherry for garnish

 

First created in the Pacific Northwest in the early 1990’s, Sparkling Ice makes a portfolio of Refreshingly Bold sparkling waters, teas and lemonades. Bursting with real fruit flavor and just the right amount of fizz, Sparkling Ice delivers 19 irresistible fruit combinations, without all the calories.