The 86th Academy Awards are this Sunday and while we all wish we had the acting chops of Lupita Nyong’o and Jared Leto, the truth is that most of us will be watching from the comfort of our couches. Below, a few Oscar-inspired drinks to help you cheers on your favorite actors and films—literally.
1 part Owl’s Brew Tea, The Classic
1 part green juice
1 part gin
Blueberries, blackberries, and cucumbers for garnish
Pour the ingredients into a shaker filled with ice and shake a few times. Strain into a martini glass and adorn with blueberries, blackberries, and cucumbers.
The Red Carpet Cooler
1 part Sauza 100% Blue Agave Silver Tequila
½ part DeKuyper O3 Premium Orange Liqueur
3 parts cran-raspberry juice
1 ½ parts lemon-lime soda
½ Tbsp. sanding sugar
A pinch of sugar
½ lime for garnish
Combine all the ingredients in a pitcher filled with ice and stir. Run a lime wedge around half the lip of each glass and dip in the sanding sugar to rim. Fill glasses with ice, pour mixture into each glass, and garnish with a lime wedge.
Baileys Glamour Shot
1 oz. Baileys Vanilla Cinnamon
½ oz. Goldschläger Cinnamon Schnapps
Edible gold flakes
Pour both ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake well. Strain into a chilled shot glass rimmed with edible gold flakes.