Classic Mimosas with a Twist-3
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Classic Mimosas with a Twist Recipe

Citrusy Classic Mimosas with a Twist are light and delicious and would be the highlight of breakfast in bed or brunch for Mom on Mother's Day!
Prep Time3 mins
Total Time3 mins
Course: Cocktails
Cuisine: American, Southern
Keyword: mimosas recipe, recipe for classic mimosas
Servings: 1 serving
Calories: 167kcal
Author: Sharon Rigsby


  • 1/4 cup chilled fresh squeezed orange juice
  • 1/2 cup chilled champagne
  • 1 Tbsp Cointreau or another orange-flavored liqueur


  • Pour orange juice into a champagne flute
  • Top the orange juice with champagne and add the Cointreau
  • Serve immediately.


To make a virgin mimosa, leave out the Cointreau and replace the champagne with Sprite, ginger ale or Seven-Up.


Calories: 167kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 0.5g | Fat: 0.1g | Saturated Fat: 0.01g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.02g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0.02g | Sodium: 4mg | Potassium: 235mg | Fiber: 0.2g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 100IU | Vitamin C: 41.3mg | Iron: 0.7mg