15 popular mimosa recipes These mimosa recipes are perfect for brunch, early afternoon revelry or special occasions such as bridal showers and weddings. By Kennedy Pires, editor of ThatstheSpirit.com The mimosa is a refreshing champagne cocktail originally created at the Ritz Hotel in Paris in 1925. Typically served in a champagne flute, a basic mimosa recipe features Champagne, chilled orange juice and orange liqueur. Many consider the mimosa a variation of the Buck Fizz, created in London, England at the Buck's Club in 1921, which omits the liqueur and contains only champagne and orange juice. Are you always overflowing your mimosas? I recommend this 2-minute video tutorial, showing you the professional way to top up the bubbly without making a mess: How to make a mimosa cocktail. 15 popular mimosa recipes for brunches or special occasions: Alize Gold Mimosa Bellini Bloody Mimosa Buck Fizz Cranberry Mimosa Grand Mimosa Merry Mimosa Mimosa Passion Fruit Mimosa Pineapple Mimosa Pineapple Mimosa (non-alcoholic) Pink Grapefruit Mimosa Piper Heidsieck Mimosa Poinsettia Strawberry Mimosa Not finding what you're looking for? Click here to see our database of over 3,500 cocktail recipes.