GET EMAIL UPDATES FROM OKMAGAZINE

Party like a rock star in the comfort of your own humble abode with these music-inspired cocktails. Whether you’re getting pumped for Ariana, Jessie and Nicki’s first live performance of “Bang Bang” or tuning in just to watch Beyonce accept her Video Vanguard award, these libations will leave you feeling fine.

OK! News: Which One-Hit Wonders Actually Won VMAs?

Drunk in Love - Loft & Bear sangriaDrunk in Love
Ingredients:

1 bottle Albarino
1/2 cup (4oz) Habanero-infused Loft & Bear Artisanal Vodka
1/8 cup (1oz) agave
Lime wheels
10 pieces each of honeydew, sun kiss and watermelon, balled
Mint

Preparation:
Add all ingredients into pitcher and give a healthy stir. Let sit for a couple hours, then serve. Garnish with mint leaf.

OK! News: Dissecting Taylor Swift’s First Ever VMAs

One Less ProblemOne Less Problem
Inspired by Ariana Grande & Iggy Azalea’s smash hit, Oliverio at Avalon Hotel Beverly Hills holds a glass to the single ladies and toasts the end of summer with this Italian twist on a margarita.

Ingredients:
1 oz. Sauza Tequila
1 oz. orancello
3/4 oz. lime juice
1/2 oz. agave syrup
1/2 oz. Campari
Preparation:
Shake and serve on rocks. Garnish with a lime wedge.

OK! News: TV-Themed Cocktails For Your Emmy Party

Golden SpoonGolden Spoon
LIVELLO at L’Ermitage Beverly Hills pays homage to Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” with this prestigious cocktail – can’t you taste this (liquid) gold?

Ingredients:
2 oz Sheep Dip Scotch
1⁄2 oz Luxardo Apricot Liqueur
1⁄2 oz Licor 43

Preparation:
In a mixing glass with ice, stir well and strain over one large cube of ice in a rocks glass. Garnish with an orange peel.

Studio 54 FizzStudio 54 Fizz
This fizzy concoction from LIVELLO at L’Ermitage Beverly Hills is sure to make you want to swing from the chandelier (like Sia).

1½ oz Effen Black Cherry Vodka
1 oz lemon
1 oz simple syrup
3 raspberries
1 oz Nino Franc Prosecco

Preparation:
In a mixing glass muddle berries in syrup and juice, add vodka, ice, shake and strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with a lemon wheel folded with raspberry on stick.

Who do you hope will bring home a VMA on Sunday night? Tell us in the comments or tweet @OKMagazine.

Download this week's issue of OK! Magazine for only $1.99
Tags:
COMMENTS
comments powered by Disqus
 
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 436 other followers