A refreshing, bubbly cocktail is the quintessential summer staple. In order to create the perfect sip, one must use high-quality ingredients and prepare with attention and precision. Treat yourself to the best Prosecco you can find when preparing these delightful treats.
Perfect for an at-home aperitivo, pair with cured meats, spiced nuts, and dried fruit to create a sense of occasion. It’s nice to feel like you can create an escape without leaving the house.
1. Aperol Spritz
With just three ingredients, this sweet, refreshing drink is easy to make and enjoy.
Aperol Spritz Recipe: In a glass full of ice, combine prosecco followed by Aperol in equal parts. Add a splash of soda and garnish with an orange slice.
The origins of the Bellini can be traced to Venice, where this cocktail is delightfully prepared with local peach nectar. It’s fruity, fun and oh-so-refreshing. You can use peach puree for an easy substitute.
Bellini Recipe: Pour two parts prosecco and one-part peach puree in a glass, then garnish with a peach slice.
The Rossini is the cousin of the Bellini. This sparkling cocktail combines prosecco and strawberry puree for a fresh take on the classic Bellini.
Rossini Recipe: Pour two parts prosecco and one-part strawberry puree in a Champagne flute, and garnish with a strawberry.
These timeless drinks are sure to inspire adventure. Regardless of where you are in the world, it’s easy to create a summer escape with one of these cocktails, some tempting snacks, and a little imagination. Buon Viaggio!
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