HOBNOBMAG Rose cocktails

Mixology

Pretty in Pink: For Those Who Can’t Get Enough of Rosé, Enter the Rosé Cocktail

As temperatures warm, the desire for rosé enters the picture. HOBNOB attended the most fabulous rosé tasting on Avenue C, which was a crash course, so to speak, in learning more about all the different grape varietals and flavors. Read our post, choose your wine, then decide which cocktail will suit your fancy. These not only taste great, but will make a gorgeous color statement at your get together.—sure to entice oohs and ahhs from your attendees.

WEST COAST SPARKLER

1 oz Hangar1 Straight Vodka

2 oz sparkling rosé wine

3/4 oz lemon juice

3 slices English cucumber

3/4 oz spicy ginger syrup

1.5 oz seltzer

garnish: mint sprig

Combine ingredients over ice and garnish with mint sprig.

 

ROSÉ COOLER

2 oz Hangar1 Straight Vodka

1 oz rosé wine

1 tsp Elderflower syrup

1 1/2 tsp rose water

juice of 1/2 lemon

4 oz soda water

Pour vodka over ice in a glass. Add rosé wine, elderflower syrup, rose water and lemon juice. Top with soda water and stir.

 

 ROSÉ ROYAL

1 oz Boodles Mulberry Gin

1 1/2 oz rosé sparkling wine

garnish: lemon twist

Combine ingredients in a champagne flute and garnish with lemon twist.