When the weather outside is frightful, there's nothing more delightful than a warm and cozy drink on the inside! These festive cocktails are sure to make you feel merry and bright all season long.
It's that time of year again - the time when we gather together with friends and family to celebrate Christmas. There are many ways to do this: cooking the perfect Christmas meal, arranging a White Elephant gift swap, carving the pumpkin, playing games - but one of the best ways is to enjoy a festive cocktail!
There's something about a delicious Christmas cocktail that just makes the holiday season feel more magical. Whether you're sipping on a festive drink by the fire or enjoying a holiday party with friends, these Christmas cocktails are sure to get you into the holiday spirit!
From classic eggnog to festive cranberry Moscow mules, we've gathered some of the best Christmas cocktails to help make your holiday season even more special. So grab your favorite holiday mug and get ready to enjoy one (or all!) of these delicious drinks!
Hot Buttered Rum - This rich and creamy cocktail is the perfect way to warm up on a cold winter night. Made with rum, butter, sugar, and spices, it's sure to get you in the holiday spirit.
Creamy Eggnog - A holiday classic, eggnog is a must-have for any Christmas party. Made with milk, cream, eggs, and rum (or whiskey), it's sure to put you in a festive mood.
Fill a rocks glass with ice cubes. Add Absolut Vodka and Kahlúa, top off by adding a cream layer. Pour the cream on the back of a spoon to get the layering right. If you fail with the layering, just stir. It tastes just as good! Want a drink with less calories? Try it out with plant based or regular milk! Or try one of the other versions described below.
The Hot Toddy cocktail is the grandfather of hot drinks. Equally at home in a snowbound mountain cabin as it is on an acclaimed cocktail menu, the classic Hot Toddy has one job that it takes quite seriously: warming you up.
Sparkling and festive, this brandy-spiked ruby-red holiday sangria recipe brims with yuletide cheer.
This Sugar Cookie Martini is the most delicious desert in a martini glass you will ever taste.
Drinks for one, and you have a nice evening to yourself. Drinks for two or three, and it’s happy hour. A WHOLE BOWL of sparkling Christmas Punch? We have ourselves a party!
Homemade hot chocolate spiked with a shot of Irish cream liqueur makes a tasty grown-up treat and a nice addition to a holiday get-together.