Food·Posted on Dec 31, 201421 Fancy Drinks To Help You Forget 2014This year was a mess. Let's erase it from our memories with classy champagne cocktails.by Rachel SandersBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Raspberry Sgroppino thetoughcookie.com WHAT is sgroppino? It's a delicious frosty mix of vodka, prosecco, and fruit sorbet that really wants to party with you. You can use any flavor of sorbet if raspberry isn't your thing. Get the recipe. 2. Roman Holiday Cocktail Katie Morris / katieatthekitchendoor.com A brilliant Italian-ish mix of lemon, honey, rosemary, amaro, and prosecco. Get the recipe. 3. Aperol Spritz Kristen Olson / bourbonandhoney.com A classic for a reason — it's pretty, not too sweet, and gentle enough that you'll still be able to choose your midnight makeout partner wisely. Get the recipe. 4. Champagne Mojitos Quentin Bacon / foodandwine.com Making a syrup with the mint leaves means you won't have to spend all night muddling. Good deal! Get the recipe. 5. Sparkling Apple Sangria Johanna Dean / ourjoyfulhome.com You can get all the mixers you need for this at the grocery store: just an apple, a pomegranate, and some apple juice. Get the recipe. 6. Pop! Cider María del Mar Sacasa / seriouseats.com This sparkling cider cocktail calls for Benedictine, which is a cool herb-y liqueur that's definitely worth trying. Get the recipe. 7. Citrus Cordial Sparklers Todd Wagner / honestlyyum.com "Cordial" just means a syrup made with sugar and the juice and zest from your favorite citrus. Clementine? Grapefruit? Blood orange? All of the above! Get the recipe. 8. Spiced Cranberry Rum Fizz Autumn Giles / seriouseats.com You can make up a big party-size batch of the syrup and juice base for this ahead of time, then just top with champagne whenever you're ready to get down to business. Get the recipe. 9. 23 Skiddoo Jessica Leibowitz / seriouseats.com Gin, St. Germain (elderflower liqueur), thyme syrup, lemon, and sparkling wine. Get the recipe. 10. Champagne Cocktail Ed Anderson / thekitchn.com Sugar, champagne, and bitters is all it takes to achieve Timeless Elegance. Recipe at The Kitchn. 11. Sparkling Grapefruit Sangria with Lillet Rosé Elana Lepkowski / seriouseats.com Get the recipe. 12. Clementine French 75 Kristen Olson / bourbonandhoney.com Get yourself a big box of clementines and swap in the juice for lemon in this easy gin cocktail. Get the recipe. 13. Pear Sorbet Champagne Cocktail Shann Schad / pineappleandcoconut.com Get the recipe. 14. Campari-Fennel Aperitif Paul Costello / foodandwine.com Best fronds forever!! Get the recipe. 15. Thyme & Blackberry Fizz erinmadethis.com A nice mid-winter reminder that summer exists. Get the recipe. 16. Ginger Grapefruit Sparkler Anna Schaber / garnishwithlemon.com Dead simple: fresh grapefruit juice, ginger liqueur, and prosecco. Get the recipe. 17. Negroni Sbagliato View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 1 part Campari, 1 part red vermouth, 1 part sparkling wine. YOU'RE WELCOME. 18. Sparkling Bourbon Pear Cocktail Autumn Giles / seriouseats.com Perfect if you have a few pears getting wrinkly in the fridge. Get the recipe. 19. Lavender Bubbly Kelly Carámbula / thebestremedy.co Just what it sounds like! You can find dried lavender for the syrup at a tea shop or order it online. Get the recipe. 20. Rouge 75 Frances Janisch / foodandwine.com Gin, raspberries, syrup, and champagne. 😍 Get the recipe. 21. Lemon Cheesecake Cocktail Lucy Heath / capturebylucy.com This pretty lil' thing is the product of careful pouring. You'll need brandy, limoncello, sparkling wine, and bitters. Get the recipe. For those who are lazy or in doubt, you can just set up a champagne cocktail bar and let people DIY. Andrew Purcell / epicurious.com Get some smart tips for what to include from Epicurious.