Cherry Mimosas

A summery twist on a classic favourite. Is it ever too early for Mimosas?  

A Product of Sharp


Makes 8 Drinks

Preparation Time: 5 minutes

Cooking time: 6 minutes + refrigeration time


  • 1 ½ cups frozen pitted cherries
  • 1/3 cup caster sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence
  • 2 oranges
  • 8 cups mineral water or rosé
  • 8 fresh cherries to serve
  • 8 sprigs of rosemary to serve

Step by step method

Step 1: 

In a microwave safe bowl combine the cherries, caster sugar and vanilla. Microwave at 1100W for 6 minutes. Stir the mixture half way.

Step 2: 

Place the cherry mixture into a blender and blend until smooth. Allow mixture to cool in the refrigerator. 

Step 3: 

To serve divide the cherry mixture evenly among serving glasses. Top with mineral water or Rosé and a squeeze of fresh orange juice. Serve with fresh cherries, sprigs of rosemary and ice.