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Mother’s Day Cocktail Recipes: 3 Great Mixes

Mother’s Day is RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER! Have you figured out your menu yet? If not, here’s something fun to add to the mix. This year, treat mom to something new that offers a refreshing, delicious taste with only 78 calories per 1.5 oz. serving:  SMIRNOFF Sorbet Light.

I have three Mother’s Day cocktail recipes for you to check out:


Relaxi Taxi Spa-Tini


  • 1.5 oz. SMIRNOFF Sorbet Light Lemon
  • 1.5 oz. Club soda
  • .05 oz. Lemon juice
  • 0.5 oz. Agave nectar
  • Garnish: 10 slices cucumber


Muddle cucumber slices in the bottom of a mixing glass with SMIRNOFF Sorbet Light Lemon, lemon juice and agave nectar. Strain into a chilled martini glass and top with club soda.




Leading Lady


  • 1.5 oz. SMIRNOFF Sorbet Light Raspberry Pomegranate
  • 2 oz. Diet ginger ale
  • 1 oz. Cranberry juice
  • Garnish: Lime wheel and/or raspberry


Build in a highball glass over ice, squeeze in lime and stir. Garnish with lime wheel and/or raspberry.



Iced Mamacita


  • 2 oz. SMIRNOFF Iced Cake Flavored Vodka
  • 2 oz. Lemonade
  • 0.5 oz. Amaretto liqueur
  • Garnish: 1 twist lemon, 3 piece(s) strawberries


Muddle strawberries and SMIRNOFF Iced Cake Flavored Vodka in a shaker.  Add other ingredients. Shake well with ice and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a strawberry and a lemon twist.

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