Healthy Brunch Cocktail Recipes

Find healthy, delicious cocktail recipes for brunch. Healthier recipes, from the food and nutrition experts at EatingWell.

Staff Picks

Champagne Float

Rating: 5 stars 1
An adult spin on an ice cream float--what could be better? Sorbet adds a festive touch and pop of flavor to your celebratory glass of Champagne.

Raspberry Spritzer

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

Mimosas with Juice Ice Cubes

Rating: 5 stars 1
Take your mimosas to the next level with this fun hack! Make freeze juice in ice cube trays for a pretty and frosty way to add a splash of juice to your Champagne while keeping it cold.

Bloody Mary with Shrimp

Rating: 3.67 stars 3
This bright, vitamin-packed cocktail is eye-opening whether or not it's spiked with vodka.

Sunrise Bellini

This slightly tart fruity Bellini recipe will zing you awake. It's the prettiest color imaginable and it makes a brunch instantly fun! You can serve the Bellinis in champagne flutes or in simple Mason jars--be creative!

Spicy Pickled Bloody Marys

Unlike the wan concoction found at your airport lounge, this mix packs a punch with a good slug of hot sauce and tangy pickle juice.
By Caroline Fennessy Campion

Kahluaccino

Rating: 4 stars 1
Coffee lovers will love the addition of Kahlua; Frangelico adds a lovely hazelnut note.

Festive Brunch Mezcal Cocktail

Carrot juice adds a sweet and earthy counterpoint to the smoky mezcal.

Blood Orange-Pomegranate Mimosas

Rating: 3 stars 1
This twist on the mimosa is made with blood orange juice and pomegranate juice. It's a special way to start any weekend or toast the holiday season.

Golden Mimosa

Fruit juice and champagne make this drink recipe refreshingly tasty to serve while entertaining.

Campari, Grapefruit & Pomegranate Cocktail

Rating: 4 stars 1
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. To make a nonalcoholic version, omit the Campari and add an extra 1/3 cup of each juice.

Peach Wine Cooler

Cool down with this easy homemade peach wine cooler. Serve it in a wine glass with plenty of ice.
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Inspiration and Ideas

Skinny Pomegranate Champagne Punch
"This was so well received. The crowd requested a second batch and we had to scramble to find enough ingredients to make it again!" - kewlbreezes
Easy 3-Ingredient Cocktails to Help You Celebrate
With only 3 ingredients, these tasty cocktails are the perfect thing to sip this holiday season.
Frothy Hot Chocolate
Rating: 5 stars
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Whipping this otherwise old-fashioned hot chocolate creates the illusion of creaminess. To vary this recipe, substitute 1 tablespoon brandy for the liqueur and omit the cinnamon.