Cocktails with prosecco such as bellinis and spritzes make for a delicious aperitif – we've got recipes for both in our collection. Fizz is perfect for a festive occasion and our prosecco cocktail recipes also include plenty of party-friendly creations, from a citrussy clementine fizz to a bittersweet negroni sbagliato.


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11 prosecco cocktail recipes

Classic bellini

Prosecco, lemon juice and white peach purée is all you need to make this classic bellini.

Bellini in glass

Aperol spritz

Whip up this classic Italian aperitif in minutes. Once you've nailed the traditional prosecco version, try our clever twists on the spritz for summer drinking.

Aperol Spritz

Apricot bellini

Blitz up fresh apricots for this summery version of a classic Italian cocktail.

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Italicus spritz cocktail

One of our favourite prosecco cocktails. With hints of lavender, rose and ripe citrus, this refreshing floral cocktail is a super easy summer party drink.

Italian Prosecco Cocktail Recipe

Negroni sbagliato

Who loves a negroni? Here's a twist on the punchy cocktail. Swapping the gin for prosecco makes for a lighter negroni and softens the bitterness, an ideal aperitif for those who find a classic negroni a bit much.

Negroni Sbagliato Cocktail Recipe

Aperol mimosa

Our Italian twist on the traditional buck’s fizz is as great during the festive period as it is for a summer brunch. The Aperol lends a great colour and bitter edge to this classic.

Mimosa Cocktail Recipe

Blood orange sgroppino

Sweet and boozy, this twist on a traditional Venetian cocktail of lemon sorbet and prosecco uses blood oranges to give an extra boost of colour and flavour.

Sgroppino Recipe With Blood Orang

Welcome back to Blighty

Perfect for autumn, this pumpkin and spiced rum cocktail recipe comes from Cahoots in Soho. The combination of spiced rum and prosecco with saffron syrup and plenty of fresh ingredients makes this cocktail super special.

Welcome back to Blighty cocktail with pumpkin and spiced rum

Champagne mojito

Savour the elegance of a refined cocktail blending mint leaves, angostura bitters, rum, lime juice and sugar syrup, all crowned with a prosecco sparkle.

A champagne cocktail in a tall glass

Pear-drop bellinis

Like pear drop sweets? Then you'll love this fun way to serve fizz. Great for entertaining, all it involves is eight pear drops and a bottle of prosecco. Simple!

Pear Bellini Cocktail Recipe

Vermouth spritz

Vermouth is back in style. We love Cocchi's range of vermouths, and this zesty Cocchi Americano spritz, topped up with white grapefruit juice and prosecco is perfect for summer.

Vermouth Spritz Recipe

Clementine fizz

Whip up this tempting prosecco cocktail in just 10 minutes. Whether you dust off your juicer or buy shop-bought clementine juice, your guests will love this sparkling fizz.

A clementine ‘last minute’ cocktail

Poinsettia cocktail

If you’re bored of buck’s fizz, try serving this rosy red cocktail at your next festive brunch or party – it’s easy to make and great for groups.

A cocktail glass with a red cocktail in it garnished with rosemary


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Hannah GuinnessSenior sub editor and drinks writer

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