Blood Orange Mimosa

Blood Orange Mimosa

Two things I absolutely adore are bubbly drinks and metal ware serving pieces. I have a large collection of metal ware pieces and they’re not for show. No sir. I actually USE them and often. I don’t believe in having things to sit on a shelf and look pretty. I want things I can enjoy and use without having to worry something is going to happen to them. Metal Ware you don’t have to worry about. Well except if you drop it on your foot and that hurts. Don’t ask me how I know. Sigh.Β 

Beatriz Ball Ice Bucket

How gorgeous is that ice bucket? It’s the VENTO ice bucket by Beatriz Ball. I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a more gorgeous ice bucket. It’s fine metal ware and it’s made by HAND using the ancient art of sand casting. “For over twenty years, designer Beatriz Ball has worked hand-in-hand with skilled artisans in the outskirts of Mexico City, jointly creating updated, innovative designs in a special lustrous alloy of several metals. Each piece in the Beatriz Ball Collection speaks for itself, reflecting the creativity of the artist, skill of the craftsmen, enthusiasm of the sales force, and exceptional customer service that stand behind every piece.”Β  As it’s more than just a pretty face, these pieces can go from the freezer to the oven to the table, and they’re easy to clean. No polishing required. You know how much I hate to clean so this is perfection.

Blood Orange Mimosas

It’s perfect to keep a bottle of Prosecco chilled before making a batch of these blood orange mimosas.

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Blood Orange Mimosa

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  • 2-3 blood oranges - juiced
  • 1 tablespoon Gran Marnier
  • 1 tablespoon granulated sugar
  • 1 bottle prosecco - chilled


  1. Mix blood orange juice, Gran Marnier and sugar together. Pour mixture into an ice cube tray. Freeze.
  2. To serve, place a blood orange ice cube into a fluted glass. Fill with Prosecco.


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  1. 1
    Bobbi Jo /

    I will have to try this! Beautiful and delish.

  2. 3
    sydney85 /

    A bottle of Prosecco to make a spritz.

  3. 4
    heather /

    I would love to win this one thanks for the chance and the great recipe.

  4. 5
    Emily S. /

    A bottle of Asti to celebrate that I actually won a giveaway for once! πŸ™‚

  5. 6
    cori /

    a bottle of bubbly for my fiancee’s birthday!

  6. 8
    Miranda /

    I would chill soda and juice

  7. 9
    Sandy Headtke /

    A bottle of wine to go with a special dinner

  8. 10
    Bethany /

    I would chill a bottle of champagne to celebrate life!

  9. 11
    Bridget /

    I love beautiful things that are useful! What a great giveaway! A bottle of sparkling wine would be first on the list.

  10. 12

    This is so pretty! I would fill it with ice and champagne!

  11. 13

    This a beautiful drink!! Love the color.

  12. 14

    Yum! These look and I am sure taste delicious! Thanks for sharing!

  13. 15
    ColleenMarie /

    Since I am pregnant, no wine, but maybe some sparkling cider.

  14. 16

    I LOVE blood orange anything… and mimosas. and prosecco. I’ll definitely give this a go.

  15. 17
    karen cairns /

    would love that and I’m making the blood orange mimosa now!

  16. 18

    Oh my goodness! Gorgeous Ice Bucket! Never seen one more beautiful. And of course I will HAVE to make these blood orange mimosas!!

  17. 19

    I’d chill a bottle of champagne when my husband returns from Afghanistan!! It’ll be a celebration!

  18. 20

    What a beautiful ice bucket and your mimosa looks absolutely delish!!
    Happy Friday friend!

  19. 21

    Your asking the preg lady who is dieing to have a bloody mary! I think I would probably chill a bottle of vodka–start chilling it now for the end of March, please! πŸ˜‰

  20. 22
    abby /


  21. 23

    So when should I come over for drinks and brunch?

  22. 24
    Carol /

    Love blood orange mimosas!

  23. 25

    I’d have to say I’d be chilling a bottle of Cupcake prosecco is this lovely ice bucket! Thanks for the great post.

  24. 26

    I gotta go with Prosecco! <3

  25. 27

    Gorgeous, Paula! I love blood orange and it adds a unique and beautiful element to this drink.

  26. 28
    Sheila K. /

    I would chill a bottle elf champagne!

  27. 29
    Adele K /

    Love Blood oranges and anything made with blood oranges

  28. 30
    MaryB /


  29. 31
    Babs /

    I just in this last month tried my first blood orange and it was delicious. Having some blood orange juice mixed with prosecco will be wonderful.

  30. 32
    Rust /

    A bottle of wine for a Valentine’s dinner by candlelight.

  31. 33

    This bev is seriously stunning Paula!

  32. 34
    Colleen /

    How gorgeous–both the drink and the ice bucket! Just in time for Valentine’s Day!

  33. 35
    Melissa /

    So gorgeous! I’d chill a bottle of Champagne in it for our upcoming 6th Wedding Anniversary :).

  34. 36

    Paula I love everything about this. The colors are so refreshing. The idea of a Blood Orange Mimosa sounds heavenly and the ice bucket is so attractive (beautiful shot too)!

  35. 37
    Sharon Farrelly /

    Love the ice bucket
    Can’t wait to try the mimosas

  36. 38
    Nancy /

    I’d love this ice bucket and would probably use it to chill a nice white wine!

  37. 39
    Elin /

    Champagne for a fun girls night movie night!

  38. 40
    Leslie /

    It would be nice to have an ice bucket/tub for individual bottles of beer and hard lemonade for parties and gettogethers.

  39. 41
    Patty /

    A nice bottle of champagne!

  40. 42

    Beautiful cocktails ~ do you deliver?

  41. 43
    nora /

    What a beautiful Ice bucket! I am sure it can be used in other ways as well!

  42. 44
    Victoria /

    That is one sweet ice bucket!

  43. 45
    Stephanie Ann /

    my favorite wine – Duplin’s Black River REd!! πŸ™‚

  44. 46
    Kimberly H /

    I’d chill some champagne!

  45. 47

    What a lovely ice bucket!
    I don’t have an ice bucket, and I suddenly feel a *need* for an ice bucket!

  46. 48
    Joanna /


  47. 49
    Dawn Monroe /

    I would give it to my daughter for a house warming gift.

  48. 50

    I’d chill a bottle of lime wine I’ve been saving!

  49. 51
    Kelly /

    What a beautiful color of light pink! Champagne and ice.

  50. 52

    This looks sensational. I am stumbling it too! Thanks.

  51. 53

    This is such a beautiful drink – would be so fun to share with my book reading club friends!!

  52. 54

    What a lovely ice bucket! And a beautiful pink drink!

  53. 55
    Tracy /

    Maybe I’ll just glam up a can of Diet Coke by chilling it in that bucket on my desk. πŸ™‚

  54. 56
    Donna L /

    This would make a wonderful wedding gift.

  55. 57
    Kenny /

    I’ve got a nice bottle of champagne I’ve been saving for an occasion.

  56. 58
    Rod Jackson /

    Champagne for our 25th anniversary

  57. 59
    Alessandra /


  58. 60

    that bucket is simply beautiful! I would chill a pink moscato first!

  59. 61
    @frugaliscious /

    will chill a moscato & a rootbeer so my son can enjoy a good afternoon w/ mom & dad πŸ™‚

  60. 62
    Tyler /

    1 bottle of prosecco in order to make this drink, looks great!

  61. 63
    kesha /

    I would chill a good yummy Diet Mountain Dew! I would put it in a fancy bottle of coarse!

  62. 64
    Amy L /

    I’d chill some champagne to celebrate Valentine’s Day, and later this year my 35th wedding anniversary!

  63. 65
    Christina A. /

    Some sweet white wine!

  64. 66

    Your photos are absolutely stunning. They make me want to dive right in. I came across this recipe on Pinterest and stopped in an instant, fixated on that beautiful cocktail. Yes, that is the prettiest ice bucket I’ve ever laid eyes on.

  65. 67
    Tarah /

    A white wine so my husband & I could toast each other, after the kids are asleep. πŸ™‚

  66. 68
    Jeanne /

    I would chill a delicious bottle of Pinot Noir – I like it on the cool side!

  67. 69
    Erika /

    I’d chill a bottle of Pinot Grigio! Thanks!

  68. 70
    Nichole V. /

    Prosecco, cava or something bubbly – duh! πŸ™‚

  69. 71
    John B. /

    I’d throw in a bottle of Pinot Noir!

  70. 72
    CathyH /

    Go find a local vineyard and get some wine

  71. 73

    It’s gorgeous!

  72. 74
    Amanda Bradley /

    I would chill some nice sparkling wine.

  73. 75
    Tina W /

    I would chill a nice bottle of Pinot Grigio… and unplug the phone.

  74. 76
    Gail /


  75. 77

    Just gimme a sip of DAT!!!


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