Oprah Winfrey taped a star-filled surprise farewell show last night in Chicago’s United Center. Stars like Tom Hanks, Patti LaBelle, Madonna, Tom Cruise, Nate Berkus and Gayle King were all there to bid farewell to the queen of talk shows. The show will air Monday, May 23rd and Tuesday, May 24th, with Oprah’s final show the following day, Wednesday, May 25th.
If you’re getting ready to send your farewell to Oprah yourself, get your stemware ready and raise a glass with these special cocktails from Sauza made just for the occasion.
The “O” Revoir
Add a note of class to your farewell get-together with a Sauza® Silver Tequila margarita spiked with some traditional celebratory bubbly and the delicious flavor of strawberries. Raise your glasses and toast Oprah reaching her silver anniversary as host of The Oprah Winfrey Show.
2/3 part Sauza® Silver Tequila
1/3 part DeKuyper® Strawberry Patch Schnapps Liqueur
1 part Frozen Limeade
1 part Sparkling Wine
1 part Water
Handful of Strawberries
Combine all ingredients in a pitcher with ice. Mix well. Add fresh sliced strawberries. Stir and enjoy.
This billionaire media doyenne has produced many “Aha!” moments on her show with some of the world’s most influential people. Now her at-home audiences can have an “Aha!” moment, too, by sipping this irresistible citrus cooler with refreshing white wine while giving a nod to 25 years of such unforgettable events.
1.5 parts Sauza® Silver Tequila
1 part white wine
1.5 parts limeade
2 parts lemon-lime soda
Combine all ingredients in a pitcher. Mix well. Serve cold or iced.
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