08/01/2012 09:11 am ET | Updated Aug 31, 2012

10 Summery Drinks That Use Sparkling Wine

Cheap sparkling wine is great. It's light, refreshing and doesn't set you back too much money. But sometimes, cheap sparkling wine is not that good. Some bottles just taste cheap. But since you bought one -- or received a bottle as a gift -- you don't want to let it go to waste. Turn that not-so-tasty bottle into a summery "Champagne" punch that you want to drink using the recipes below.

Sparkling Wine Cocktails