Cozy around the fireplace with Christmas Morning Mimosas! A cranberry and pomegranate cocktail spiked with grand marnier, cinnamon simple syrup topped off with Prosecco and served in sugar-rimmed champagne glasses. Serves 8 (depending on glasses and serving sizes).

Christmas Morning Mimosas

I know what I want Christmas Morning!

The moment this festive mimosa grace your tongue you’ll notice they are sweet, tart and bubbly with a delicious warmth from homemade cinnamon syrup. It’s Christmas in a glass, sparkling sugar rim and all!

Christmas Morning Mimosas by Simply Scratch

Truth be told, you don’t have to enjoy a glass on Christmas Morning. Nope! Great with breakfast, brunch, appetizers and dessert – there are no rules here.

Christmas Morning Mimosas ingredients.

To Make These Christmas Morning Mimosas You Will Need:

  • clementines
  • sparkling sugar
  • cranberries
  • pomegranate arils
  • pomegranate juice
  • cranberry juice
  • grand marnier
  • prosecco
  • cinnamon simple syrup

dip rim in sugar

Wet the lip of champagne glasses with a clementine wedge before dipping into a small dish of sparkling sugar.

sugar dipped rim

This adds a festive touch and looks just like ice or snow!

pour cranberry juice into pitcher

Into a pitcher add 2 cups cranberry juice.

pour pomegranate juice into pitcher.

Along with 2 cups pomegranate juice.

pour in grand marnier

Next, add in 1-1/2 ounces of Grand Marnier.

Stir to combine.

glass with clementine, cranberry and pomegranate arils

Into the sugar rimmed glasses, drop in a slice of clementine and a few cranberry halves and pomegranate arils. These really are for presentation purposes, but feel free to eat the clementine and pomegranate. I personally would NOT eat the raw cranberry.

pour in juices

Fill the glasses 3/4 of the way with the juice mixture and swirl in 1 teaspoon of the cinnamon simple syrup.

prosecco

Grab the chilled Prosecco from the fridge and pop the cork (carefully).

top off with prosecco

Top off each glass with Prosecco.

garnish Christmas Morning Mimosas with rosemary sprig.

Garnish with rosemary sprigs.

glass of Christmas Morning Mimosa with sprig of rosemary.

Serve. 

Sip.

Be Merry.

grouping of three Christmas Morning Mimosas

And always, drink responsible.

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top of Christmas Morning Mimosas with cranberries and pomegranate.

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sipped glass of Christmas Morning Mimosas

Christmas Morning Mimosas
Yield: 8 drinks (depending)

Christmas Morning Mimosas

Cozy around the fireplace with Christmas Morning Mimosas! A cranberry and pomegranate cocktail spiked with grand marnier, cinnamon simple syrup topped off with Prosecco and served in sugar-rimmed champagne glasses.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes

Ingredients

  • clementines, a wedge plus peeled slices
  • cranberries, garnish
  • pomegranate arils, garnish
  • 2 cups cranberry juice
  • 2 cups pomegranate juice
  • 1-1/2 ounces Grand Marnier
  • 1/4 cup cinnamon simple syrup
  • 1 (750ml) bottle Prosecco
  • rosemary springs, for garnish

Instructions

  1. Wet the rim of the glasses with a wedge of clementine. Into the glasses, drop 1 slice clementine, a few cranberry halves and pomegranate arils.
  2. In a pitcher, combine cranberry and pomegranate juice, grand marnier and cinnamon simple syrup. Stir to combine.
  3. Fill each glass 3/4 of the way with the juice mixtureand top it off with prosecco.
  4. Garnish with a sprig of fresh rosemary.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

8

Serving Size:

1 glass

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 116Total Fat: 1gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 12mgCarbohydrates: 25gFiber: 2gSugar: 20gProtein: 1g

All information presented on this site is intended for informational purposes only. I am not a certified nutritionist and any nutritional information shared on SimplyScratch.com should only be used as a general guideline.