11 Pink Cocktails to Sip
October 1 marks the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and in honor of the think-pink movement—which signals support of breast-cancer education, awareness and research—we’ve gathered top pink-hued cocktails to mix all month long.
This spiced rum drink is blushed with a hint of grenadine and fresh grapefruit. Omit the peppercorn rim if guests can’t handle the heat; you’ll still have a winning, refreshing drink.
Adapted from Spice & Ice: 60 Tongue-Tingling Cocktails, by Kara Newman. Get the full recipe >>>
This cocktail is named for the coral-pink color the Aperol gives the drink.
Recipe courtesy Silversea Cruises. Get the full recipe >>>
This simple riff on the Cosmopolitan is a delicious, fresh update on the pink classic.
Recipe courtesy Cure, New Orleans. Get the full recipe >>>
“Watermelon Agua Fresca is hands down a favorite in Mexico,” says Denise Roa, executive chef of Rancho La Puerta.
Recipe courtesy Rancho La Puerta, Tecate, Mexico. Get the full recipe >>>
This cocktail is fruity, fizzy and well-suited for anyone planning an at-home brunch soiree.
Recipe courtesy Kim Haasarud, Liquid Architecture. Get the full recipe >>>
The luscious black fruit accents of this refreshing sip, combined with lively lemon, offer complexity and flavor that’s equally good in the warm months or by a fire.
Recipe courtesy Belvedere Vodka. Get the full recipe >>>
This delightful and refreshing cocktail reimagines Port as more than a fireside sipper.
Recipe courtesy Neyah White, Nopa, San Francisco. Get the full recipe >>>
Make a splash on the classic Champagne cocktail with this fizzy lifting drink.
Recipe courtesy Moderne Barn, Armonk, New York. Get the full recipe >>>
Simple and fresh, this drink allows its three ingredients to shine. Get the full recipe >>>
Maker’s Mark Bourbon gives a kick that’s balanced by delicately floral elderflower liqueur, the bite of fresh ginger and a trio of juices (lemon, guava and cherry).
Recipe courtesy of Marcus Garner, Jackson 20, Alexandria, VA. Get the full recipe >>>
Sangria is no longer reserved to summer: This spiced sipper takes its cues from the flavors of fall.
Recipe courtesy Amada restaurant, Philadelphia. Get the full recipe >>>
- 2Pink Grapefruit Cocktail
- 3Coral Reef
- 4NOLA Cosmo
- 5Watermelon Agua Fresca
- 6Cherry Chiller
- 7Raspberry Caipiroska
- 8Paloma Rosa
- 9Moderne Royale
- 10Rosato Royale
- 11The Bloom
- 12Spiced Cranberry Sangria