Break Out the Bubbly: 11 Champagne Cocktails to Toast With

Be it for a toast at the reception, a bridal shower brunch, or a bachelorette weekend, Champagne is essential to a wedding celebration. And while straight-up bubbles will always add a celebratory element to your special day, you can mix things up a bit (literally) by adding fresh fruits, fragrant herbs, and other seasonal ingredients.

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Here are 11 beautiful bubbly cocktails you’ll want to recreate at home long after the last guest has gone home.


Plum and Thyme Prosecco Smash

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With plums in season May through October, this stunning sipper works for weddings, showers, and bachelorette parties all summer long, and into early fall.


Love Potion Cocktail

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A pretty pink hue makes this blackberry-based cocktail the perfect pick for a sweet Valentine’s Day celebration.


Pineapple Coconut Champagne Cocktail

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Pineapples. Coconuts. Your summer wedding’s signature cocktail—found.


Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail

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Pomegranates’ rich crimson color—and abundance from October through February—make them a go-to cocktail mixer for cozy winter weddings.


Pear Nectar & Thyme Mimosa

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Softly sweet pears and earthy thyme give an elegant, gourmet spin to a classic post-wedding-brunch beverage.


Champagne Margaritas

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Saying “I do” near Cinco de Mayo? Whatever warm-weather month you’ll be marrying in, this cocktail will help you celebrate all summer long.


Cotton Candy Champagne Cocktail

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This pretty cocktail puts a playful twist on tradition. Add variety by using different shades of the sweet treat.


Spiced Apple Cider Champagne Cocktails

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This spicy spirit is our pick for a festive fall wedding or bridal shower.


Raspberry Limoncello Prosecco

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Citrusy limoncello and tart raspberries brighten up otherwise ordinary bubbly—in both taste and appearance.


Elderflower Mint Champagne Cocktail

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With earthy mint, cucumbers, and elderflower flavors, this cocktail will dazzle guests of a gorgeous garden wedding or engagement party.


Champagne-Popsicle Cocktails

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So simple, yet so fun. Dunk your favorite flavor (or color) popsicles into a flute of chilled bubbly or Prosecco to create the ultimate celebratory Champagne cocktail.