Ring in the New Year with Açaí: 5 Festive Cocktail Recipes

Kirra Bixby
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Ring in the New Year with Açaí: 5 Festive Cocktail Recipes

The New Year is upon us, and what better way to add a touch of magic to your celebrations than with Açaí-infused cocktails? SAMBAZON invites you to elevate your winter gatherings with the Delicious Powers of Açaí, turning your festive sips into vibrant and delicious indulgences. 

Why Açaí for the Holidays?  

Açaí berries, known for their rich flavor and antioxidant component, bring an Amazonian twist to classic holiday cocktails. Beyond their delicious taste, SAMBAZON Açaí is Certified Organic and Fair Trade, ensuring that each sip gives back to the Amazon rainforest and its communities. So, let's venture beyond the traditional and create festive concoctions that are as vibrant as the holiday season. 

Here are five sensational Açaí-inspired holiday cocktails to make your festivities merrier: 

Açaí Espresso Martini 

Kick off the New Year in style with SAMBAZON Açaí and Owen’s Craft Mixers, starting with our delightful Açaí Espresso Martini. This sophisticated blend combines the rich flavors of SAMBAZON Açaí Juice, Owen's Mixers Espresso, vodka, and a hint of simple syrup. 



  1. Rim your glass with chocolate sauce and crushed peppermint. 
  2. Pour all ingredients over ice and shake in a shaker. Strain into a martini glass. 
  3. Top with cocoa powder and a sprinkle of coffee beans. 

acai sangria

Açaí Sangria 

Elevate your celebrations with the SAMBAZON Sangria, a fruity and enchanting mix that requires a bit of time in the fridge to let the flavors come together. 



  1. Slice fruit into thin rounds and place in a pitcher.  
  2. Add wine and Amazon Energy.  
  3. Let sit in the fridge for a few hours so the flavors can come together.  
  4. Fill glasses with ice and a few pieces of fruit before serving. 

acai hot chocolate

 Açaí Hot Chocolate  

Embrace the winter chill with the warmth of Açaí Hot Chocolate. This vegan treat combines the creaminess of hot chocolate with deliciously refreshing Açaí and Coconut Milk.  



  1. Add all of the ingredients to a small saucepan. Whisk to combine and bring to a simmer over medium-high heat. 
  2. Reduce heat to medium-low and continue simmering until warmed through. 
  3. Divide evenly between two mugs and garnish with your favorite hot cocoa toppings! 

acai blue martini

Blue Martini Açaí Cocktail 

Indulge in the mesmerizing hues of the Blue Martini Açaí Cocktail. This vibrant drink is a visual delight and a flavorful masterpiece. 



  1. Pour over ice and shake in a shaker.  
  2. Strain into a martini glass.  
  3. Garnish with blueberries.  

acai cranberry sparkler

Açaí Cranberry Lime Sparkler 

For a refreshing cocktail, try the Açaí Cranberry Lime Sparkler. Light on the vodka and bursting with flavor, it's the perfect accompaniment to your holiday festivities.  



  1. Combine the Açaí, lime juice and slices, vodka, and simple syrup in a large pitcher. 
  2. Top off with cranberry-flavored seltzer.  
  3. Serve in tall glasses filled with ice and garnish with additional lime wedges or whole cranberries, if desired. 

 As you party into the New Year, make it a celebration to remember with these Açaí-infused cocktails. From the invigorating Açaí Espresso Martini to the festive Açaí Sangria, SAMBAZON has your cocktail cravings covered. Cheers to a flavorful and vibrant year ahead! 

Kirra Bixby

Senior Marketing Manager, Digital Content and Loyalty at SAMBAZON

Kirra Bixby has been working in digital marketing for 8 years. Majoring in Communication and Media Studies with a focus on Journalism at the University of San Diego has provided her with a wealth of writing experience for different platforms and publications throughout her marketing career. Kirra is a lover of the outdoors, adventure, and all things Açaí, and enjoys sharing her perspective through digital media.

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