| Pierre Chainier Seduction Sparkling Rose French Wine 750ml|
Nice rosé color. Numerous and fine bubbles. Forward red fruit on the nose combined with citrus aromas. Well-balanced wine, with aromatic fruit on the palate. Enjoy chilled. A wine for every occasion. Serve as an apéritif or with desserts.
Pairs well with caviar, smoked salmon, canapes, prosciutto, cold cuts, egg dishes, sushi and soups.
Party-Size Champagne Cocktail Recipe
An intimate setting or wedding reception begs for one of these Champagne Cocktail recipes. But don't stop there! A champagne cocktail adds a special touch to any party suitable for champagne. Just use the party-size recipe version below and follow the make-ahead tips for easy party preparation.
-1/2 cup simple syrup
-1 1/2 teaspoons Angostura bitters
-1 tablespoon lemon juice
-1/4 cup Cognac (or Brandy or Grand Marnier)
-2 (750ml) bottles champagne
-Orange twist halves and cocktail cherries for garnish
: Dissolve 1 part sugar in 1 part boiling water. Cool.
Chill all ingredients before assembling. Combine simple syrup, bitters, lemon juice and Cognac and set aside. Refrigerate if making ahead. When you are ready to serve, thread the orange twists and cocktail cherries onto picks and insert in champagne flutes. Pour the simple syrup mixture into a pitcher. Gently stir in the champagne. Pour into flutes. 14-16 servings.
Tip:Make as much of the simple syrup mixture as you think you'll need ahead of time. Use a scant cup of the mixture per 2 bottles of champagne.
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