1. Spiced Pear Bellini

Spiced Pear Bellini

Kellie Hemmerly | Drinks, Pears, Relish |American

A simple cocktail is a must have for any holiday gathering and this easy Spiced Pear Bellini made with pear butter is the perfect go-to recipe. Two simple ingredients are all you need to make this festive drink. There's nothing better than toasting the season with a fun and festive beverage.

Champagne is always a popular choice when it comes to celebrating and this fun Spiced Pear Bellini couldn't be easier to make. Create an easy pear butter by blending cinnamon, nutmeg and pears. Then, add a festive flair by mixing the pear puree with Champagne right before serving. This drink is ready in seconds to sip and savor with friends and family. To make this recipe even easier, you could purchase a jar of pear butter or make it yourself. Drop a tablespoon into a brown sugar rimmed glass and top with Champagne or sparkling wine. You can even make a non-alcoholic version with sparkling cider to share with the kids. Cheers to a Happy New Year!

Spiced Pear Bellini

Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 0 minutes | Total Time: 5 minutes


  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 4 tablespoons pear butter
  • 12 ounces champagne or sparkling wine


  1. Dip the rim of 1 Champagne flute into a small dish of water and then immediately dip into the brown sugar to coat the rim. Repeat with second flute.
  2. Spoon 2 tablespoons of pear butter into the bottom of each glass.
  3. Top with Champagne.
  4. Serve immediately.
Makes: 2 cocktails
Serves: 2 servings