Spice Up Your Viewing Party With Golden Globes-Inspired Cocktails

Gather your friends—it's awards season again

Rejoice! Awards season is upon us. First up? The Golden Globes. Get ready to watch Jimmy Fallon crack a few jokes and see Manchester by the Sea and Moonlight battle it out over Best Drama Picture while sipping on these award-worthy cocktail recipes, below.

  1. Red Carpet Raspberry + Peach Cocktail

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    This raspberry and peach prosecco cocktail is light and delicious.

    What You'll Need

    Serves 10

    • 12 oz. frozen raspberries
    • 2 cups peach nectar, chilled
    • 1 bottle of Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore DOCG, chilled
    • Ice


    Directions

    Step 1: Place frozen raspberries in a large glass pitcher or bowl.

    Step 2: Top with the peach nectar and Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore DOCG.

    Step 3: Fill remainder of the pitcher with ice cubes. Stir and serve cold.

  2. Golden Espresso Bellini

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    Created by Cocktail Courier Enzo Cangemi of NYC's Casa Apicii, this coffee infused cocktail has a little extra kick.

    What You'll Need

    • .75 oz Frangelico
    • 3 drops chocolate mole bitter
    • 1 tsp coffee syrup
    • Top it off in a flute glass with Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore
    • Lemon twist for garnish


    Directions

    Step 1: To make the coffee syrup, boil sugar and water together for about 5 minutes and pour over ground coffee. Let is stand until cool and then strain.

    Step 2: Combine the Frangelico, chocolate mole bitter and coffee syrup.

    Step 3: Pour into a champagne flute.

    Step 4: Top with Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore.

    Step 5: Garnish with a lemon twist.

  3. Orchard’s Red Carpet Dazzler

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    This is no ordinary punch—combined with Angry Orchard Crisp Apple cider, this cocktail has an extra hint of tartness.

    What You'll Need

    • 4 bottles Angry Orchard Crisp Apple
    • 8 oz Vodka, Gin, or White Rum
    • 1.5 oz Grand Marnier
    • 3 oz Lemon Juice
    • 6 oz Cranberry Syrup
    • 3 oz Raspberry Puree


    Directions

    Step 1: Add ingredients to a punch bowl except the cider.

    Step 2: Stir to combine and then top with Angry Orchard Crisp Apple.

  4. Truly Bitter

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    If your favorite actor didn't snag a Globe this year, sip on this cocktail. A delicious and lower calorie play on the ongoing Negroni trend, this easy to make recipe will help lift your spirits.

    What You'll Need

    • 5 oz Truly Spiked & Sparkling Grapefruit & Pomelo
    • 1/2 oz Campari
    • 1/2 oz Cointreau
    • Juice from 1 lemon or orange wedge
    • Orange or grapefruit peel as garnish


    Directions

    Step 1: Combine 1/2 oz Campari, 1/2 oz Cointreau and juice from a fresh lemon wedge in a rocks glass over a single large ice cube.

    Step 2: Top off with Truly Spiked & Sparkling Grapefruit & Pomelo.

    Step 3: Add Orange or Grapefruit wedge or twist for garnish.

  5. Red Carpet Fizz

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    Created by Master Mixologist Adam Seger, this cocktail is made with the official champagne of the red carpet, Piper-Heidsieck.

    What You'll Need

    • 1 Container Perfect Purée Blood Orange
    • 750ml McMurray Ranch Pinot Noir
    • 200ml Balsam Amaro
    • Piper-Heidsieck Champagne
    • Rose Petal for garnish


    Directions

    Make Batch

    Step 1. Combine 1 Container Perfect Purée Blood Orange, 750ml McMurray Ranch Pinot Noir and 200ml Balsam Amaro in a pitcher.

    Step 2. Stir and chill.


    Make Individual Cocktails

    Step 1. Pour 45ml of chilled batch into a chilled champagne flute

    Step 2. Fill to top with chilled Piper Heidieck.

    Step 3. Stir gently and garnish with a rose petal.


  6. Tater Toast

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    Created by Blue Ice Vodka, this delicious Champagne cocktail is spruced up with honey and lemon.


    What You'll Need

    • 1 ½ oz. Blue Ice Vodka
    • 1/3 oz. Honey
    • ¼ oz. Lemon Juice
    • 3 oz. Champagne
    • Lemon Twist for garnish


    Directions

    Step 1. Combine vodka, honey and lemon juice in a shaker with ice.

    Step 2. Shake, and strain into champagne flute.

    Step 3. Top with champagne, and garnish with lemon twist.

  7. Norma Jean

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    This vodka spiked California strawberry lemonade is sweet with a hint of mint.

    What You'll Need

    • Juice and zest of 6 lemons
    • 1.5 cup organic agave nectar
    • 1 pint de-stemmed Strawberries
    • 1 quart water
    • 750ml Vodka
    • Fresh mint (for garnish)


    Directions

    Step 1. Puree lemon juice, agave nectar and de-stemmed strawberries in a blender and strain into a mixing glass.

    Step 2. Add 1 quart water and 750ml Vodka, stir.

    Step 3. Pour into a chilled tall glass, and garnish with chopped strawberries and fresh mint.