The Best Cocktail Recipes for an Oscar Party

The Best Cocktail Recipes for an Oscar Party
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The Best Cocktail Recipes for an Oscar Party

Raspberry Spritzer

A refreshing and low calorie alternative to sugar-laden sodas.

Get the recipe: Raspberry Spritzer

Mulled Red Wine with Muscovado Sugar

This warm mulled wine is spiced with fennel seeds and cinnamon.

Get the recipe: Mulled Red Wine with Muscovado Sugar

Campari, Grapefruit & Pomegranate Cocktail

Balance herbaceous Campari with the sweet-tart flavors of pomegranate and grapefruit. This dusty pink drink looks festive in a stemmed wineglass with a twist of orange zest. For a slightly sweeter drink, use orange juice instead of grapefruit.

Get the recipe: Campari, Grapefruit & Pomegranate Cocktail

Elderflower Sparklers (Hyldeblomst Cocktails)

The elder tree's white blossoms first appear in spring in Denmark, so these refreshing cocktails make an elegant homage to the season. The delicate, lightly floral flavors are perfect with Champagne or a dry, light white wine, such as Sauvignon Blanc.

Get the recipe: Elderflower Sparklers (Hyldeblomst Cocktails)

The Blue Steel

In this festive cocktail, rum is mixed with lime and passion fruit juices, then topped with vivid-blue curaçao.

Get the recipe: The Blue Steel

Warm-Up Bull Shots

Adults will be happy to come in from the cold to enjoy these delicious vodka-spiked drinks. All you need to get them ready is 5 minutes and four ingredients...they're sure to warm you up.

Get the recipe: Warm-Up Bull Shots

Fresh Tomato Bloody Marys

Like a classic Bloody Mary made with tomato juice, it's a delicious cocktail - with or without vodka. For savory flavor, add a few drops of Worcestershire sauce to each drink.

Get the recipe: Fresh Tomato Bloody Marys


It's time to loosen up and enjoy the Academy Awards with a top-notch cocktail in hand. From creamy daiquiris to dangerous bloody Marys, our favorite cocktail recipes will get you nominated for host of the year.

Check out the slideshow above to find the best cocktail recipes to enjoy while watching the Oscars.

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