Come Mother’s Day, you’ll have the flowers, gift and brunch all ready to go (hopefully). But what drink should you serve for the toast? The mimosa will always remain a classic choice, so this year, kick it up a notch with one of these great twists instead. Your mother will be grateful.
15 extra-special mimosas to sip with your mom this Mother’s Day
Watermelon MimosaNot only is the mint and lime in it perfect for summer, but this blush pink drink is also an eye-pleaser. Plus, it's a great way to finish up leftover watermelon.
GET THE RECIPE HERE100 Lovely Things
Strawberry Mango MimosaThis drink gets its flavour and hue from a tropical blend of strawberries, mango and orange juice. If you don't want the added booze, use Sprite instead of bubbly for a mocktail.
GET THE RECIPE HEREHappy Go Lucky Blog
Strawberry Shortcake MimosaIt's dessert in a glass! Strawberry ice cream and vanilla vodka pair up to recreate this high teatime treat in liquid form. Warning: It'll be hard to stop at just one.
GET THE RECIPE HERECrazy For Crust
Blood Orange MimosaMake this one by the pitcher, because it's going to disappear quickly. A dash of Chambord liqueur helps tie all the flavours together in one easy package.
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Pomegranate Kombucha MimosaAdd a touch of stomach-friendly kombucha and pomegranate to this sipper, which is mixed with orange juice and finished with a rim of coconut sugar.
GET THE RECIPE HEREThe Real Food Dietitians
Sweet Green Pear MimosaThe key ingredient here is pear nectar, not juice — so take the time to seek it out. If you don't have Champagne on hand, prosecco will make a standout substitute.
GET THE RECIPE HEREThe Diary of a Debutante
Apple Cider MimosaApple cider is always a star in warm, comforting recipes, but it also sparkles in this lighter, two-ingredient cocktail with hints of cinnamon. Apple slices make the perfect finishing touch.
GET THE RECIPE HEREWhat The Fork
Tequila Sunrise MimosaFour ingredients and five minutes -- that's all you need to whip up this beauty. The “sunrise" is created from the blend of orange juice, pineapple juice and grenadine syrup.
GET THE RECIPE HEREDamn Delicious
Carrot MimosasDon't turn up your nose just yet. In this twist on the classic brunch cocktail, fresh carrot juice brings a delightful sweetness to the prosecco. The carrot stem garnish is clever, too.
GET THE RECIPE HEREKitchen Treaty
Speckled Egg MimosasHave any leftover speckled egg candies from Easter? Here's a sweet and boozy way to use them up. Paired with a blackberry simple syrup, the eggs impart a lovely rose shade to the drink.
GET THE RECIPE HEREThe Effortless Chic
White Cranberry MimosasThere's no way we would turn down a glass of this, especially with that cranberry garnish to snack on. It'll be a hit at brunch or as a welcome cocktail for a dinner party.
GET THE RECIPE HEREVicky Barone
Red Grapefruit Basil MimosasYou'll inhale basil's earthiness before your taste buds indulge in the grapefruit juice, triple sec and bubbly. It's such a great play on the olfactory system.
GET THE RECIPE HEREJo Cooks
Sweet Tea MimosasShow just how on-trend you are by mixing black tea with orange juice and champagne. Use some simple syrup to add sweetness, too.
GET THE RECIPE HEREKirbie's Cravings
Guava MimosasTaking a trip to the tropics just got easier. After one sip of this guava juice and champagne mixture, you'll feel like you're on vacation.
GET THE RECIPE HEREFeast and West
Coconut MimosaCoconut water is a great way to re-hydrate. Blend it with bubbly and you can pretend you're still reaping its benefits while indulging yourself a bit.
GET THE RECIPE HEREThe Culinary Compass