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The Best Festive Holiday Cocktails For You to Sip On!
Searching for top holiday cocktails that are sure to please your guests – or your own desires? You’re not alone this holiday season.
With Christmas around the corner, it’s time to whip together those winter cocktails we can’t live without.
We’re always a fan of holiday drinks. Around this time of year, we can usually be found sitting in our Christmas onesies enjoying the warmth of indoors with a beverage.
However, we’re known to take to the snow – and that’s where hot cocktails like mulled wine come in!
So, from classic holiday cocktails with festive spices that make you think Christmas to new twists and flavors on old holiday alcohols, here are 31 holiday cocktails to get you in the holiday spirit.
Of course, if you’re having a few sips this holiday season, please enjoy responsibly!
Looking to make delicious holiday cocktails? From classic Christmas drinks like egg nog to new takes on old favorites, here's a massive round-up of tasty holiday drinks you can pour, shake, or stir up this holiday season! You're guaranteed to find a recipe on here that will warm your belly.
Eierpunsch - or German egg punch - is a classic holiday cocktail in Europe. Made from egg yolks, sugar, and white wine, it's a smooth and creamy cocktail that is kind of like egg nog but different and unique in its own right!
Delightfully boozy and infused with aromatic spices, this wassail recipe is both delicious and easy to make. Notes of ginger, cinnamon, and cloves blend with sweet apples for a simple and warming wintertime drink.
This cranberry mimosa drink is a festive holiday beverage. Not only is this a perfect holiday drink for your holiday brunch, but it can also be served at cocktail parties, to ring in the New Year, or for any other holiday celebration you may have.
The Gingerbread Moscow Mule is a delicious holiday cocktail made with just 4 simple ingredients. This is such a great spin on a classic Moscow mule cocktail - just add in gingerbread simple syrup to add the "holiday" part!
This Cranberry Old Fashioned is a delicious holiday twist on the classic cocktail! It's a great way to incorporate the flavors and colors of the holidays into a delicious cocktail. Don't forget the cranberries!
This simple yet spectacular Gold Shimmery Champagne Cocktail is perfect for your holiday and New Year celebrations! With sweet, fruity, floral elderflower champagne flavors and shimmery gold luster swirls, this cocktail is a party on its own!
A Christmas White Russian is a fun, festive holiday drink inspired by the classic three-ingredient cocktail. It is perfect for the holidays because it features the seasonal favorite, eggnog, instead of cream!
The Mistletoe Kiss is a holiday drink for the ages with vodka, lemon juice, and a special and insanely easy simple syrup that ties the whole drink together. This will be Santa's favorite drink - and it may become yours, too!
This Cranberry Rosemary Shrub Cocktail is the perfect Holiday cocktail! A homemade cranberry shrub with hints of black pepper, rosemary, and cinnamon is combined with bourbon and seltzer for a festive and colorful drink.
This slow cooker mulled wine is the ultimate holiday cocktail. Red wine is heated with warming spices like cloves, cinnamon, and star anise to create a comforting Christmas drink that is perfect for a crowd! It'll be similar to what you'd find at a Christmas market!
Pomegranate Bourbon Punch is a festive cocktail for the holiday season. Our Bourbon punch combines two juices, Bourbon and a hint of vanilla topped off with bubbly ginger ale, orange slices, and pomegranate arils.
What better way to bring on the good cheer than with a Christmas cocktail named after the jolly old elf himself? With its coconut rim and bright red color, this Santa's Hat Christmas Cocktail will most certainly bring on the holiday cheer!
This Milk Punch is luxurious, creamy, and a taste of history. If you like trying classic cocktails, this is a great Fall or Winter cocktail to try and it is straight from the illustrious Professor Jerry Thomas.
A festive time of year calls for a festive cocktail, right? Donner and Blitzen: A Ginger Brandy Cocktail makes a lovely addition to your holiday cocktail party.
Just combine ginger simple syrup, brandy, pomegranate molasses, and pomegranate juice with ice in your cocktail shaker and top off with ginger beer and a few shakes of orange bitters. Garnish with an orange slice. Bellissimo!
Need an easy and festive cocktail for holiday celebrations? Fix a pitcher of this cranberry and apple sangria. It's packed with colorful and seasonal ingredients like fruity red wine, fragrant apple cider, tart cranberry juice, fresh apples and cranberries, citrus, and cinnamon + a bit of booze for a kick.