Posted on May 6, 2011

Couture Cocktails ~ Spring Colour

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How lovely are the colours of these cocktails?  Perfect for a spring weekend..
 
Pink Martini
2oz Bacardi
1/2 oz raspberry Liqueur
1/2 oz triple Sec
1oz pineapple
1 splash cranberry Juice
In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, add all ingredients.  Shake vigorously until outside of shaker is frosted.  Strain into martini glass and garnish with a flower.
Midori Melon Cocktail
2 oz Midori
1/2 oz fresh juice
1 tsp sugar syrup

Mix all ingredients with ice in a shaker. Strain into a chilled martini glass. Option: Garnish with a red cherry.

Black Orchid
1 1/4 parts orange vodka
3/4 parts creme de violette
3/4 parts lemon juice
1/2 parts simple syrup
1 dash peach or orange bitters
Garnish: 1 edible orchid or violet flower

In a cocktail shaker filled with ice add all ingredients. Shake vigorously until outside of shaker is frosted and beaded with sweat. Strain into martini cocktail glass and garnish with flower.

Lemon Myrtle
2 oz chardonnay
1 oz Lemoncello
1/2 oz. mojito mint syrup
1/2 oz. Cointreau
1 oz. sour mix

Shake and strain into a martini glass rimmed in sugar
Garnish with a lemon wheel
Blue Martini
1oz Hpnotiq liqueur
 1/2 oz vodka
2 oz
lemonade
Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker filled with ice
Shake & strain into a martini glass
Garnish with lemon twist
Wishing you a most beautiful May weekend!  xoxo, B

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7 Comments

  • Reply myletterstoemily May 6, 2011 at 12:05 pm

    yes, yes, and yes! what gorgeous colors! i am becoming
    a color fanatic.

  • Reply The Glamorous Gourmet May 6, 2011 at 4:44 pm

    OK, I want one of each! Love this fabulous post – it's good enough to drink. Hope you have a wonderful weekend:)

  • Reply Castles Crowns and Cottages May 7, 2011 at 5:14 am

    I will take that blue martini, thank you very much.

    Dearest, ENJOY YOUR MOTHERS DAY WEEKEND!!!!!! Anita

  • Reply Cool Life May 7, 2011 at 5:24 am

    Cocktail time!!
    Let's have one pink Martini and black Orchid!!
    Lovely post!!

    Kisses 🙂

  • Reply Paris Pastry May 7, 2011 at 9:13 am

    Fabulous! I can't decide which one I want to drink. I think I'll have a sip of all of them!

  • Reply Elaine Biss Designs May 7, 2011 at 9:46 am

    Love this!! It`s awesome!!!

  • Reply Mimi May 8, 2011 at 5:35 am

    I've had some great cocktails at the beach yesterday…………..mmmmmm……your blog is lovely!

    I am doing a give-away, wanna join?
    mimilovesmimi.blogspot.com

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