How Sweet It Is

15 Festive Champagne Cocktails to Sip on New Year’s Eve

Here at PureWow, we like to think of ourselves as your biggest fan. As such, the last thing we’d want is for you to start the new year on the wrong foot, i.e., with a bad drink. To kick the New Year off right, be sure to have one of these tremendously delicious Champagne cocktails in hand.

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Floating Kitchen

Grapefruit and Sage Champagne Cocktails

For what it’s worth, peak grapefruit season starts around Christmas.

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How Sweet It Is

Pomegranate Orange Punch

Have you seen a more photogenic cocktail?

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Style Me Pretty

Blackberry Thyme Cocktail

OK fine, maybe this one, too.

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The Crepes of Wrath

The Brooklyn Beauty

With Champagne, gin, St. Germain and lemon juice, this lovely drink packs quite a punch.

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Raspberry-Lime Champagne Punch

Sophisticated and perfect for crowds. 

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Grapefruit-Champagne Float

Root beer, schmoot beer.

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Sparkling Pear Punch

The best part is munching on the soaked fruit when you’re done sipping.

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The Kitchen Is My Playground

Champagne Margaritas

Don’t wait for Cinco de Mayo.

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Heather Christo

Raspberry Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail

Sweet, tangy perfection.

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The Cookie Rookie

Blackberry Ombre Sparkler

Don’t worry: That’s not part of a Christmas tree. (It’s fresh rosemary.)

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Lemons for Lulu

Cape Cod Champagne Cocktail

We’ll have two, please.

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The Comfort of Cooking

Limoncello Raspberry Prosecco Cooler

Who cares if it’s snowing? We can’t say no to a cooler.

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Climbing Grier Mountain

Blackberry Fizz Martinis

Do it for the salt and pepper on the rim.

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The Crepes of Wrath

Sparkling Negroni

A delicious twist on one of our favorites.

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Perpetually Hungry

Raspberry and Ginger Beer Champagne Cocktail

Forget what you’ve heard about mixing liquors; this drink is where it’s at.

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