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Kick-off this hot weekend with something refreshing to cool you off! This Sparkling Limoncello-Raspberry cocktails is the perfect blend of bubbly wine, lemon liquer and fresh raspberries. We are using this recipe for our signature drink at my friends 40th Birthday party!!!
- 1/2 tsp. sugar
- 1/4 tsp. grated lemon zest
- a few drops of fresh lemon juice
- 3 raspberries
- 2 Tbs. limoncello
- crushed ice
- 1/2 cup sparkling wine
- lemon zest strip for garnish
Directions: Combine sugar and lemon zest on a seperate small plate. Dip a clean finger in lemon juice and moisten rim of champagne glass. Dip rim into the sugar mixture.
In another bowl, muddle the raspberries with limoncello. Transfer puree into the sugar rimmed champagne glass. Place a spoonful of ice in the glass; pour in wine. Garnish with lemon zest strip.