Your Perfect Drink Based on Your Engagement Ring

By The ThirstyNest Editors

Now that you have some new bling you'll need the perfect drink to clink it against. We spoke to our friends at Ritani for some ideas on how to figure out your perfect drink order based on your ring style.

1. Solitaire

A solitaire engagement ring showcases the dazzling beauty of a single diamond, for the gal who appreciates elegant simplicity. When it comes to elegant simplicity we are all about the classic Martini. You can customize it any which way to reflect your taste while still holding true to the classic. For the original, combine 2 ½ oz of gin or vodka with ½ ounce of dry vermouth in a mixing glass. Stir and strain into a chilled martini glass with a lemon twist.

2. Halo

Halo engagement rings are designed with a border of small, delicate diamonds framing the center diamond. The halo style is perfect for someone looking for a little extra shimmer in their life. We think the best pairing for extra bling is more bling. Champagne is the ultimate sparkler and it makes a brilliant backdrop against your ring finger.

3. Three-Stone

A three-stone engagement ring delivers a sensational look, with its row of diamonds dramatically increasing sparkle and visual impact. A meaningful choice, the three stones represent your past, present and future together. Our favorite three part cocktail - the Negroni- is the ultimate pairing for this guy. It has Italian style with sunset-hued visual impact. Sip it while dreaming of your past, present and future home bar together.

4. Classic Diamond

Distinguished by tasteful diamond-studded bands, the Classic style is a timeless engagement ring. It’s the ring-lover’s ring just like Cabernet Sauvignon is the wine-lover’s wine. This rich, iconic red is the best partner for your ring style. Whether it’s a fruit forward Napa or that old world Bordeaux elegance, it’s an ideal pour for you.

5. Vintage

Antique-inspired yet subtly infused with modern taste, vintage engagement rings offer the best of both worlds. Their delicate designs, lacy filigree work and old world charm are paired with diamonds cut using the latest technology to bring out maximum beauty and sparkle. Why not bring back an oldie but a goodie with the ultimate oldie, the OId Fashioned? Check out our article on The History of the Old Fashioned .

Now that you have your drink in hand, go check out Ritani
for more ideas for the next big jewelry purchase - Wedding Bands! You can custom design your rings from scratch online. They also have a wealth of incredibly helpful content and guidance for you to learn before you buy. They gave us a discount of 10% off to get you started. Use the code THIRSTY10 at checkout for **10% **off engagement ring settings, select jewelry and wedding/eternity rings. (Terms and conditions may apply)

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