Domestic Partners: Golden Globes and Blood Orange-Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail

Domestic Partners: Awards Season and Blood Orange-Pomegranate Champagne Cocktails

Yesterday I almost ripped apart a $5,200 vintage couture dress. A dress that, while possibly the most stunning fashion I’ve ever seen in person, cost more than my car (yes, I have a really old car). What the heck was I doing in a dress like that? Good question. Let’s rewind for a second on…
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The Oscar Buzz Cocktail

Aida Mollenkamp The Oscar Buzz Moet & Chandon Cocktail Recipe

Nothing says celebration like something bubbly so I’ve got two champagne cocktails to share with you today and tomorrow. First up is this blood orange and pomegranate champagne cocktail I’ve coined The Oscar Buzz. It’s made with seasonal ingredients, as bright red as the red carpet, and balanced enough that it can pair with a variety of finger foods.

This is also the cocktail I developed for this year’s Oscars for Moët & Chandon so the key was to make it flavorful yet not so bold that it overpowers the champagne. It pairs fabulously with all the food I’ve shared this week as part of the Oscars Viewing Party though it’s versatile enough to match with a variety of foods. Of course, it’s also quite fabulous on its own so don’t feel the need to throw a whole party just for an excuse to mix one of these up.
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