If you want to do interesting deserts after dinner, you may want to consider cocktails with fruit. There are fruits that are in season throughout the year to give you a recipe for dinner during any season. Some of the deserts with refreshing cocktails include:
1. Refreshing Watermelon Sorbet with Rose Prosecco for Fresh Dinner Cocktails
If you are looking for interesting cocktails to serve before or after dinner, this Prosecco recipe is a great place to start. To make your Watermelon Prosecco Sorbet, you are going to need:
• 1 Teaspoon Lemon or lime zest
• 1 cup of sugar
• ½ Sweet baby watermelon
• 1 Lime or lime
• 1 Egg white
• Prosecco rose wine
Depending on how sweet your watermelon is, you will want to use lemon or lime. Lime is good to contrast sweeter fruits and the lime is sweeter for less ripened fruit. Reduce the sugar to a syrup on the stove and let cool. Once the sugar has cooled, cut the watermelon into small cubes and add I and the lemon zest to the mixture. Pour the fruit mixture into a blender along with the rest of the ingredients and Prosecco wine. Blend the mixture until it has a thick and creamy consistency and then pour it into cocktail glasses and garnish it with a spring of fresh mint.
2. Strawberry Slushy with White Moscato Wine for A Tasty Spring Treat
In the late spring, strawberries are a fresh fruit that you will see in your grocery store. There are many Moscato recipes that you can try with fresh strawberries, including this simple strawberry slushy recipe. The ingredients you will need for your strawberry slushy cocktail include:
• Fresh Strawberries
• Moscato wine
Ahead of time, freeze your fresh strawberries to ensure a creamier texture to your slushy. Take the strawberries out of the freezer and put them directly into the blender. Pour the Moscato wine over them until all the strawberries are covered, and then blend the mixture until it has the texture you want. Garnish the finished cocktail with strawberries and a sprig of fresh mint.
3. Mulled Wine with Chocolate and Fresh Spices to Warm You Up in Cold Weather
In German-speaking countries, a different kind of wine drink is the preferred winter beverage; mulled wine. This is a type of warm drink to help combat bitter cold temperatures. It is great with fresh spices like cinnamon and fruit. If you want to do something different with a mulled wine cocktail, the ingredients will help warm your spirits on a cold winter’s day:
• Hot Chocolate or Cocoa Powder
• Cinnamon Sticks
• Shaved Dark Chocolate
• Mulled Wine
• Fresh Apples
In a pan, add the Choco powder, cinnamon and apples with two tablespoons of brown sugar and a cup of water. Bring the pan to a boil and let it simmer until the mixture becomes thick and has a thick texture. Slowly, add the mulled wine as you bring the temperature down and turn the heat off. Pour the mixture into glasses and garnish them with a stick of cinnamon and a sliver of fresh apple. As a final touch, sprinkle dark chocolate shavings on the tip of the cocktail.
4. Refreshing White Peach Sangria for A Summer Classic To Serve At Dinner
One famous winter wine drink for those hot summer days is Sangria. Today, there are many variations of the classic Spanish Sangria, which include a white peach sangria. Here are some of the ingredients you will need for a refreshing twist for sangria:
• White Peaches
• White Wine
• 1 Tablespoon Sugar
In a pan, add the sugar and an equal amount of water, and bring it to a boil until it has the consistency of syrup. Let the syrup cool, and then, add it and the peeled peaches in a blender and blend it into a puree consistency. Slice peaches and oranges and put them in a pitcher, pour the fruit puree mixture over the fruit, and then, add equal parts wine and brandy. Let the mixture sit in the refrigerator overnight, and it will be ready to serve the next day.
5. Creamy Cava Ice Cream Floats for With Fresh Strawberries for Spring Weather
Soda floats are a great hot weather dessert, and they can be made into interesting cocktails just by adding a bit of Cava. The ingredients are as simple as:
• Vanilla Ice cream
• Dry Cava
This is a simple recipe that you can try and add your own ingredients like fresh fruit to make it your own special cocktail recipe.
Try one of these refreshing cocktails to add an exciting dessert to complete your dinner. Here you will find some of the wines and spirits you need to complete your deserts.
Mandois Champagne Origine Brut, a sparkling wine from the region of Champagne produced with Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay grapes and shows an alcoholic content of 12%.
Canyon Road White Zinfandel Rosé. The majority of the grapes for its wines are sourced from coastal appellations and selected Northern California vineyards.