Already have an account?
Get back to the
Drinks Recipes

Sparkling Elderflower Sip Recipe is Perfect for Any Celebration

It's sweet, bubbly and easy to make — cheers to that!

When you have something to celebrate — even if you’re simply celebrating the fact that it’s the weekend! — this sparkling elderflower sip recipe is ideal for toasting the occasion. Made with elderflower liqueur, some bright and bubbly prosecco, and a dash of simple syrup, it’s sweetly, sparklingly delicious. For a fun touch, you can add some sugared berries and fresh herbs to top it off — but those are strictly optional.  

Elderflower liquor is made from white elderflowers, and it gives drinks a floral, fruity flavor. It’s also extremely versatile and pairs well with with a variety of herbs and spices as well as different types of alcohol like gin and vodka. You can even use it in baked goods, such as cakes. (Fun fact: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle had a lemon elderflower wedding cake).

Related: Looking for more drink ideas? These Lemon Cocktails Are Like a Sip of Sunshine — 10 Tasty Recipes top Brighten Any Day


2 serving


  • 6 oz. prosecco
  • 3 oz. elderflower liqueur
  • 1 oz. simple syrup
  • Sugared cranberries and fresh herbs (optional)


Dividing evenly, pour prosecco, liqueur and syrup into 2 champagne flutes. If desired, garnish with sugared cranberries and herbs.


  • Calories: 250
  • Carbohydrate: 26 gram
  • Sugar: 25 gram
  • Sodium: 5 mg
Use left and right arrow keys to navigate between menu items. Use right arrow key to move into submenus. Use escape to exit the menu. Use up and down arrow keys to explore. Use left arrow key to move back to the parent list.