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

Serves: 1


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.