Holiday Cocktails

Meadow Vista Honey Wines are perfect for the festive season and we have created three tasty holiday beverages  for your holiday events. Bliss and Ostara are available through the BC Liquor Stores and all three are available at the Wine Shop or you can Buy Online.

Breakfast: Bliss 

Bliss, our sparkling cherry honey wine, is the new Christmas Breakfast drink in Kelowna. The light cherry flavour and bubbly finish are a perfect start to this special day with your loved ones. 

Recipe:

  • 1 bottle of Meadow Vista Honey Wines Bliss : 500ml for a duo, 1L for a family
  • Ice
  • Berries that you've frozen from the summer's harvest

Pour Bliss over ice in a glass and garnish with berries.

 

Lunch: Yuletide Rubus 

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Our blackberry honey wine Rubus get a festive twist in this cocktail, inspired by hot buttered rum.

Recipe:

  • 1 bottle of Meadow Vista Honey Wines Rubus
  • 3-4 tbsp Meadow Vista Honey (to taste)
  • 2 oz dark Rum
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • Blackberries to Garnish

Pour the bottle of Rubus into a saucepan and warm on the stove. Do not let it boil. Add the cinnamon stick. Stir in honey and rum and allow flavours to meld. Pour Yuletide Rubus into jelly jars and garnish with frozen blackberries, saved from the summer.

 

Dinner: Ostara Martini

This martini, featuring Ostara, our pyment style honey wine, is the perfect sip before or after dinner.

Recipe:

  • 2 oz Meadow Vista Honey Wines Ostara
  • 2 oz Premium Vodka, we suggest the Vodka from Okanagan Spirits
  • Ice
  • Frozen Blackberries for Garnish

Pour Ostara and Vodka over ice into a shaker. Shake until well blended and strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with frozen blackberries or frozen grapes.