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A mimosa cocktail is a fairly simple drink but if you want to make the best mimosa you've ever had, here is the recipe and all the tips and tricks you need to do that.

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Ingredients

 1 (750 mL) bottle of Brut Champagne
 2 cups orange juice
 1 cup triple sec
Yields6 Servings
Prep Time1 minTotal Time1 min

Instructions

1

Sparkling wine terminology can be a bit confusing with respect to the rest of the wine world. Sec Champagnes, also noted as Dry, are on the sweeter side. Typically a dry wine means it is not sweet but not in this case. Brut, Extra Brut, and Brut Nature wines all have less sugar.

2

I recommend using Brut or Extra Brut Champagne for your mimosa.

3

Of course, if you like a sweeter mimosa, then Extra Sec, Sec, and Demi Sec Champagnes might be better for you. Avoid Doux Champagne for a mimosa.

4

Prosecco is a great low-cost alternative to Champagne, but it doesn’t quite bubble the same. That said, it is much easier on the wallet.

5

Both the sparkling wine and the orange juice should be very cold.

6

Add the bubbly to the glasses first. This allows the Champagne to bubble up but not cause a mess. If there was OJ in the glass, the bubbles could cause it to spill over.

7

Next add in the orange juice and then add in the triple sec.

8

Never stir your mimosa. The addition of the orange juice to the bubbly is more than enough to mix the ingredients. Stirring will only flatten the cocktail.

9

Never make a pitcher of mimosas ahead of time. It’s just another way you will lose those precious bubbles. #savethebubbles

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Ingredients

 1 (750 mL) bottle of Brut Champagne
 2 cups orange juice
 1 cup triple sec

Directions

1

Sparkling wine terminology can be a bit confusing with respect to the rest of the wine world. Sec Champagnes, also noted as Dry, are on the sweeter side. Typically a dry wine means it is not sweet but not in this case. Brut, Extra Brut, and Brut Nature wines all have less sugar.

2

I recommend using Brut or Extra Brut Champagne for your mimosa.

3

Of course, if you like a sweeter mimosa, then Extra Sec, Sec, and Demi Sec Champagnes might be better for you. Avoid Doux Champagne for a mimosa.

4

Prosecco is a great low-cost alternative to Champagne, but it doesn’t quite bubble the same. That said, it is much easier on the wallet.

5

Both the sparkling wine and the orange juice should be very cold.

6

Add the bubbly to the glasses first. This allows the Champagne to bubble up but not cause a mess. If there was OJ in the glass, the bubbles could cause it to spill over.

7

Next add in the orange juice and then add in the triple sec.

8

Never stir your mimosa. The addition of the orange juice to the bubbly is more than enough to mix the ingredients. Stirring will only flatten the cocktail.

9

Never make a pitcher of mimosas ahead of time. It’s just another way you will lose those precious bubbles. #savethebubbles

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