25 of Our Absolute Best Brunch Cocktails
Everyone knows the best part of brunch isn't the omelets and waffles – it's the mid-morning cocktails! These recipes are just some of our faves.
Bloody Marys are fun, but bloodies with a carrot-y kick are even better! Just switch out tomato juice for carrot juice, and you're good to go.
Recipe: Try our Carrot-y Mary
Citrus Gin Spritzer
When it comes to day drinking, something cool, fresh, and sparkling is always the best choice. Make a whole pitcher of this stuff to keep everyone's spirits high!
Recipe: Try our Citrus Gin Spritzer
Pink Grapefruit Whiskey Sours
Why not get brunch started with a cocktail that's just as aesthetically pleasing as it is fun to drink? Plus, a sugar-and-grapefruit-zest rim makes it oh-so irresistible.
Recipe: Try our Pink Grapefruit Whiskey Sours
This crimson-colored twist on a classic brunch drink is the definition of sweet and sour. Plus, it has a secret ingredient that gives it that deep, red hue (hint: it's beet juice!)
Recipe: Try our Scarlet Mimosas
Pineapple & Turmeric Margarita
On a turmeric kick? (Really, who isn't these days?) Spoon some into this uber-tropical and slightly-spicy marg. Ahhh... paradise in a glass!
Recipe: Try our Pineapple & Turmeric Margarita
Can't get enough carrots? Sip on this juicy and ginger-y drink during your next Sunday brunch get-together. Don't forget to add a little ginger ale to make it fizz!
Recipe: Try our Tipsy Carrot
These summery cocktails are just as pretty to look at as they are delicious — and they only call for four ingredients. Score!
Recipe: Try our Coconut Daiquiris
Mediterranean Bloody Mary
This fancy, extra-flavorful brunch bev is almost a meal itself! After you add some red wine vinegar and Worcestershire sauce to your typical Bloody Mary recipe, top it with a super-savory feta, olive, and pepperoncini skewer.
Recipe: Try our Mediterranean Bloody Mary
This sweet cool-down cocktail is about to be your new go-to. It only requires a few ingredients, and you probably haven't tasted anything like it before!
Recipe: Try our Kiwi Mojitos
Cucumber Gin & Tonic
Light, refreshing drinks are what brunch was made for. And with the flavors of cucumber, cilantro, and lime, this boozy beverage is about as refreshing as they come.
Recipe: Try our Cucumber Gin & Tonic
Rosé & Campari Spritz
Just can't wait to reach for that rosé? Transform it into a morning drink by mixing in apple slices, pomegranate seeds, and some fresh ginger!
Recipe: Try our Rosé & Campari Spritz
Creamy Piña Colada
Be careful with this one – it's SO delicious, you may just forget there's alcohol in it! But the sweet, fruity flavor will have you dreaming of vacation, so sip away.
Recipe: Try our Creamy Piña Colada
The Original Bloody Mary
Nothing beats a classic! Try the Rachael Ray Every Day spin on Bloody Marys – we may be biased, but we think ours is the best!
Recipe: Try our Original Bloody Mary
Fruity and fizzy, this brunchy treat is the one to beat. Add a lemon peel for garnish to really feel like you're dining somewhere classy (even if it's just your kitchen table!)
Recipe: Try our Pineapple 75
Hibiscus Kir Royale
A floral-flavored drink is always a fun, unique choice, especially when it's really just a mimosa in disguise! Springtime brunch doesn't get better than this.
Recipe: Try our Hibiscus Kir Royale
Who doesn't love the taste of fresh, juicy mango? Up the flavor of this drink even more with lime and sparkling wine (or make this a mocktail by using seltzer water in place of the wine!)
Recipe: Try our Mango Spritzers
Lavender Royale Cocktail
This ritzy cocktail is truly for the bruncher with a gourmet palate. To make it, you'll want to grab a purple carrot, fresh lemongrass, and dried culinary lavender. Royal, indeed!
Recipe: Try our Lavender Royale Cocktail
Rum & Coffee Cocktail
Can't choose between coffee and booze at brunch? This drink is the best of both worlds! Give it a little extra boost with fresh lime juice, Angostura bitters, and simple syrup.
Recipe: Try our Rum & Coffee Cocktail
Sweet and sour, herby and citrusy! Mix up a pitcher of this stuff for a brunch your guests won't soon forget.
Recipe: Try our Basil-Gin Lemonade
Sweet Tea Punch
This is the best tea you'll ever taste! Just don't forget the blood orange sorbet, American whiskey, and golden brown sugar.
Recipe: Try our Sweet Tea Punch
Sparkling Singapore Sling Punch
Punch for brunch? Don't mind if we do! This drink gets its orange-y hue from pineapple juice and grenadine. Pour in some gin, or hold the booze to make a drink the kids and dry-brunchers can sip.
Recipe: Try our Sparkling Singapore Sling Punch
Wasabi Bloody Marys
Calling all sushi and spicy food lovers! These tricked-out bloodies call for wasabi, soy sauce, and spicy tomato juice. Think you can handle 'em?
Recipe: Try our Wasabi Bloody Marys
This one is sweet but bitter, and jam-packed with berries. The best part? You might already have all the ingredients to whip this up in your kitchen!
Recipe: Try our Strawberry-Prosecco Sparkler
This cocktail is just peachy! Scoop in some peach sorbet and frozen peaches, drizzle a little lemon juice on top, and then make it bubble with a splash of prosecco.
Recipe: Try our Blended Bellinis
Blood Orange Mimosas
You're just two ingredients away from pure brunch bliss! Grab your favorite bottle of champagne and mix a little with some fresh, chilled blood orange juice. Aaaand done!
Recipe: Try our Blood Orange Mimosas