Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, but that means my favorite holiday is almost here, the day that celebrates your gal friendships, Galentine’s Day!
Galentine’s Day is the unofficial/official holiday on February 13th that gathers all your besties and shines a light on your incredible friendships. Through the ups and downs, you have stuck, so it’s important to show a little love to the gals that always have your back!
These Galentine’s Day inspired cocktails are fun twists on classic cocktails that’ll make your gal pal day festive! Choose from strawberry Moscow mules or homemade Frosé, cotton candy champagne or a pink senorita.
These Galentine’s day cocktails will elevate your next girls night! Here are 16 Funs & Festive Cocktails For Galentine’s Day!
Grab the Girls, It’s Galentine’s Day!
1. Rosemary Vanilla Lemonade Mimosas
Found from XO, Katie Rosario
These Rosemary Vanilla Lemonade Mimosas are an elevated version of your favorite lemonade and Sunday morning brunch mimosa to keep you cool on a warm day. By using fresh ingredients like rosemary and vanilla, you get a tasty sweet and tart lemonade mixed with Champagne that’s perfect for a large crowd. Get the recipe at XO, Katie Rosario
2. Cherry Chocolate Bourbon Soda
Found from Katie at the Kitchen Door
If Valentine’s Day is getting you down no need to worry, call the girls over for Galentine’s Day and serve this cherry chocolate bourbon soda! This cocktail is made with homemade vanilla cherry soda, chocolate extract, and bourbon! Serve over ice and garnish with fresh cherries! Enjoy this with your girls and have a great night in!
3. Raspberry Pink Champagne Floats
Found from The Cookie Rookie
These raspberry pink champagne floats are the perfect cocktail and treat for a girls night! This cocktail is made with raspberry sorbet that has pink champagne poured on top. Serve with fresh raspberries for the perfect touch!
4. Pink Senorita
Found from Superman Cooks
This pink senorita is a tequila grapefruit cocktail that has a splash of cranberry to give it a more pink color. Garnish it with fresh mint, and this will have your girls asking for more!
5. Pomegranate Pink Lemonade Punch
Found from Hello Glow
I love to use pomegranate seeds in recipes, and now we can use them in a delicious cocktail. The pomegranate seeds are a nice garnish but also give an unexpected pop of juice in this drink!
6. Raspberry Rose Margaritas
Found from Freut Cake
Here’s a simple way to create a tasty margarita for you and your gal pals. Blend raspberry sorbet, tequila, ice and lime juice to create a frothy frozen cocktail everyone will sure to love!
7. Strawberry Rose Gin Fizz
Found from Dessert for Two
This strawberry rose gin fizz is sweet and bubbly. The cocktail has a hint of rose water that pairs nicely with the strawberry. And it’s topped with soda water that completes this Galentine’s Day cocktail!
8. Lemonberry Martini
Found from A Beautiful Mess
Lemonberry Martini is a bight and tangy lemon cranberry cocktail. The pretty pink is from cranberry juice, and there’s lemon juice as well as citron vodka! Then the surprise is a hint of elderflower liqueur that rounds the cocktail out!
9. Strawberry Moscow Mules
Found from Blackberry Babe
This strawberry Moscow mule is perfect for a girls night in! Its got the sweet and zesty flavors that go so well together. To get the best strawberry flavor use sugary strawberry soda and fresh strawberries. And of course, you can’t forget the classic Moscow mule ingredients, vodka, lime, and ginger beer. That’s it, it’s super simple!
10. The Paloma
Found from BS In The Kitchen
This is a classic cocktail recipe that will always be perfect for your girls nights and especially Galentine’s Day! Celebrate with tequila, club soda, grapefruit and lime juice and your choice of a sugar or salt rim!
11. Frozen Rosé aka Frosé
Found from Basil & Bubbly
This has to be one of the best drink ever created! Frozen rosé or frosé is super popular and always a crowd pleaser with your friends. All you need is rosé, simple syrup, strawberries, and ice to make the best-frozen wine cocktail!
12. Sparkling Nectarine Mint Lemonade
Found from Oleander & Palm
Using white nectarines is genius in a cocktail because the white nectarines tend to have the most flavor. Which means they make delicious drinks! You will basically make your own nectarine nectar mixed with lemon and mint that keep this cocktail light and bright!
13. Frozen Blood Orange Negroni
Found from The Kithn
Blood oranges are a beautiful fruit that are usually overlooked, but they have a deeper orange flavor, that’s so good, it should be a cocktail! This blood orange negroni is made with gin, Campari, vermouth, blood orange, and ice. When you’re ready to serve, garnish it with a sprig of thyme for a little lemon flavor!
14. Summerthyme Fling
Found from Elle Decor
This cocktail is a mixture of clear rum with fresh fruit and earthy thyme that creates a flavorful concoction. It’s a simple drink that you and your gals will love!
15. Blackberry Ginger Beer Cocktail
Found from Powell & Mahoney
The tart blackberries create a wonderful simple syrup that has a rich color that looks so delicious. This drink is a mocktail since the ginger beer is non-alcoholic you add any alcohol you’d like or keep it virgin to enjoy whenever you’d want!
16. Cotton Candy Champagne Cocktails
Found from Kirbie Cravings
Cotton candy and champagne make a fun girls night! As soon as the cotton candy hits the champagne, they combine into a sweet flavor that reminds of being at the carnival! It brings a festive twist to your fun Galentine’s Day party!
Bonus: Rosemary Greyhound
Found from Boxwood Avenue
I’m a fan of fresh herbs in my drinks, just like in food they bring a power of flavor that hits all your senses. All you need is vodka, grapefruit juice, and rosemary-infused simple syrup. The rosemary doesn’t become overwhelming because it’s mixed with the sugar. So it smells incredible and tastes fresh!
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Now that you know some Galentine’s Day cocktail recipes, how will you celebrate your gal friendships?
Happy Galentine’s Day!
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