Winter spritz cocktail recipe | Waitrose

‘The vibrant orange colour of this drink never fails to make your guests smile, whether you’re snuggling on the sofa à deux or having all the neighbours round for a New Year’s Eve party.’

Daphne Teremetz, Waitrose wine buyer

  • Christmas


50ml Aperol
75ml Champagne or Prosecco 
Ginger beer, to taste
Orange slices and basil leaves, to garnish


Pour the Aperol and fizz into a glass full of ice. Top up with ginger beer. Garnish with slices of orange and basil leaves.


Put 40ml Aperol, 20ml lime juice, 15ml sugar syrup and the pulp from ½ passion fruit in a large wine glass filled with crushed ice. Stir well and top up with Prosecco. Garnish with a lime wheel.

Winter spritz

Serves: 1

4 stars

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This recipe was first published in Fri Dec 09 13:37:00 GMT 2016.