If your special day is approaching, why not choose one of the best and biggest liquor stores in Central Arkansas to help make your wedding a success? Having the beer, wine, and spirits taken care of will allow you to check that item off your lengthy to-do list.

Here are some yummy recipes for wedding cocktails:

Mango Mojito

Mango Mojito

Ingredients: 8-12 mint leaves, 2 slices fresh mango, dash of simple syrup, squeeze of fresh lime, 1 1/4 oz. silver rum, dash of mango liqueur, mint sprig, and mango slice.

Prep: Mix mint and mango with simple syrup in a shaker; add ice, squeeze of lime, and rum; shake and strain into a highball; add mango liqueur; and garnish with mint sprig and mango slice.

Pomegranate Champagne

Pomegranate Champagne

Ingredients (6 servings): 1 1/4 cups chilled, fresh pomegranate juice, 1 1/2 oz. chilled Cointreau liqueur, 1 chilled bottle champagne, and fresh pomegranate seeds.

Prep: Mix juice, liqueur, and champagne in a pitcher; pour into flutes; and garnish with pomegranate seeds.

Classic Pimm’s Cup

Classic Pimm's Cup

Ingredients: Pimm’s No. 1, sparkling lemonade or lemon-lime soda, ice, and strawberries, cucumber, mint, and oranges.

Prep: Mix 1 part Pimm’s No. 1 with 3 parts chilled lemonade; add mint, cucumber, orange, and strawberry to garnish; and serve immediately on ice in a cocktail glass.

Watermelon Margaritas

Watermelon Margarita

Ingredients (4 servings): 1/2 cup sugar, 1/2 cup water, 3 wide strips orange zest, 12 oz. watermelon cubes, 1/4 cup fresh lime juice, 3/4 cup silver tequila, and lime wedges.

Prep: Boil sugar, water, and orange zest, reducing to simmer until sugar dissolves (cool in bowl); puree watermelon cubes in blender until smooth, using fine strainer to pour into pitcher; stir in syrup, lime juice, and tequila; fill salt-rimmed glasses with ice, pour in mixture, and add lime wedges.

Lemongrass Ginger Martini

Lemongrass Ginger Martini

Ingredients: 1 1/2 oz. lime vodka, 1 1/2 oz. lemongrass tea, 3/4 oz. fresh-squeezed lemon juice, 3/4 oz. simple syrup, 1/2 oz. vanilla vodka, 1 tsp. peeled, diced fresh ginger, and 1 piece candied ginger (optional garnish).

Prep: Mix all liquid ingredients in shaker; strain into glass; and serve with piece of candied ginger (on cocktail pick laid across rim).

If you need event and party planning assistance, Lake Liquor has extensive experience. ‘Tis the season for weddings, and we also can help you select fantastic cocktail and liquor gifts.

Call us at 501-851-9903, or contact us here for more information.