Brunch is more than just a late morning meal - it's an opportunity to socialize with friends over delicious food and drinks.
What is a perfect brunch?
Some people believe that brunch is all about appetizers and a good cheese platter, others think it's about pancakes, waffles, and desserts.
But I believe that the perfect brunch is one that starts and ends in delicious boozy cocktails accompanying all of your favorite foods served alongside them.
If you agree that a proper brunch involves some fun day-drinking and a selection of colorful, fruity, bubbly intoxicating mixed drinks, then this cocktail recipe collection is for you!
Here are the 33 best cocktails for sipping on whilst enjoying your day drinking brunch escapades. Cheers to the weekend!
Let's start with classic cocktails that are perfect for lazy mornings and afternoons. From everyone's brunch favorite Mimosas and Bloody Mary to more elegant Bellini and a refreshing Mojito!
Make the best Mimosa with our simple recipe. Sparkling wine and orange juice. It doesn’t get any more classic than this Classic Mimosa, the queen of brunch drinks. Make sure to use chilled wine for best results, and if you don’t have any strawberries for garnish, feel free to omit them or use an orange wheel instead.
This Tequila Sunrise recipe is easy to make and an absolute beauty to look at! This colorful tequila cocktail gets its signature hues from orange juice and grenadine. This beautiful, intoxicating tequila-based mix will transport you to a sunny beach from the first sip!
The best Bloody Mary recipe for your next brunch! The classic savory cocktail with tomato juice, Worcestershire sauce, vodka, and fresh herbs is the unsung hero of brunches everywhere. Top with a few olives and a splash of hot sauce to make it extra delicious.
A classic Mojito cocktail recipe is so easy to make at home! The delicious, refreshing combination of fresh mint, lime, sugar, and Bacardi White Rum never gets old. The best mojito recipe for lazy brunch - give it a try!
This light morning drink has a nice texture and full flavor from the marmalade. What can be better to start a boozy brunch right?
This classic elegant cocktail will impress your guests at your next brunch gathering.
A timeless tequila cocktail to enjoy anytime you want! Just a few simple ingredients and a cocktail shaker, and you are ready to impress with your mixology skills!
Best brunches include a variety of delicious fruity desserts, so why should the drink selection be any different?
This weekend, get creative and make some delicious fruity cocktails to go with your brunch spread. With flavors like orange, strawberry, and grapefruit, these drinks are perfect for raising a glass to a morning well spent!
Sweet and refreshing this mango mojito is brunch-perfect!
A fruity delicious twist on the classic bramble.
When you’re craving a cocktail that can cool you off in the summer heat, this Frozen Watermelon Daiquiri is the answer, taking almost no time to prepare (and with just a handful of ingredients)!
Champagne+strawberries+kiwi in a glass = perfect brunch cocktail!
A make-ahead berry sangria from the 'Recipe for Deception" show.
Turns out gin tastes great with raspberries.
Icy Champagne, Raspberries, and Seltzer.
Packed with strawberries and mint, with plenty of fizz, this Strawberry Mojito Cocktail is so refreshing on a hot day!
A zesty citrus cocktail with a kick.
This smoky, tropical cocktail will perhaps transport you to a beach bungalow somewhere in the Caribbean. Fresh mint and pineapple make for the perfect combination.
Toast your next celebration with this stylish Spicy Strawberry Gin and Tonic.
Stylish and refreshing ruby grapefruit Margarita!
A sparkling, citrus concoction that is an update on the classic French 75.
It’s the type of drink that feels like a sunset at the beach and summer days.
If you like cocktails, chances are, you’ve had some mixed with St. Germain. It is made from elderflower, a small, white starry flower from the hillsides in the French Alps.
This fruity sangria will make you feel like you are on a holiday!
If you still haven't found what you were looking for, check out even more boozy ideas to serve at brunch!
This Vodka Sour Recipe is a super simple cocktail recipe. It's made with just 3 ingredients including fresh lemon juice and homemade simple syrup.
Goodbye, orange juice, there’s a new gal in town! This is the ultimate spring mimosa - combining Prosecco with your favorite floral flavors can be customized exactly how you want it. We love a floral-citrus flavor combination to make it feel like spring.
Mississippi Haymaker is packed with refreshing flavors guaranteed to quench your thirst!
This Bourbon Slush Recipe comes together in minutes. Mix, freeze, and forget! Perfect for keeping on hand in case of impromptu brunch.