‘Tis the season to be jolly, and what better way to spread the Christmas cheer than with a lineup of delightful Christmas drinks? Whether you’re hosting a festive gathering or simply unwinding by the fireplace, these Christmas cocktails are guaranteed to add a touch of merriment to your celebrations. So, let’s raise a glass and toast to the most wonderful time of the year with these festive concoctions!
Kick off the festivities with the Mistletoe Mule, a refreshing and zesty cocktail that brings a touch of holiday magic to the classic Moscow Mule.
To make your own, you’ll need:
● 2 oz vodka
● 1 oz cranberry juice
● 1/2 oz fresh lime juice
● Ginger beer
● Fresh cranberries and a sprig of mint for garnish
Start by filling a copper mug with ice. Then add vodka, cranberry juice, and fresh lime juice. Top up with ginger beer and stir gently. Finally, garnish with fresh cranberries and a sprig of mint.
Winter Wonderland Punch
Create a winter wonderland in your glass with this delightful and visually stunning punch that’s perfect for serving a crowd.
These ingredients go in a Winter Wonderland Punch:
● 1 cup cranberry juice
● 1 cup orange juice
● 1 cup pineapple juice
● 1 cup vodka
● 1/2 cup triple sec
● 1/4 cup grenadine
● Fresh orange slices and cranberries for garnish
In a large punch bowl, combine cranberry juice, orange juice, pineapple juice, vodka, triple sec, and grenadine. Stir everything well and add ice into the bowl. To finish it all off, you can garnish with fresh orange slices and cranberries.
Candy Cane Martini
Give your taste buds a festive treat with the Candy Cane Martini, a sweet and peppermint-infused cocktail that’s as pretty as it is delicious.
Gather these ingredients to make a Candy Cane Martini at home:
● 2 oz vanilla vodka
● 1 oz peppermint schnapps
● 1 oz white chocolate liqueur
● Crushed candy canes for rimming
● Peppermint stick for garnish
To start this cocktail, prepare the glass first. Rim a martini glass with crushed candy canes. Then, in a shaker filled with ice, combine vanilla vodka, peppermint schnapps, and white chocolate liqueur. Shake well and strain into the prepared glass and garnish with a peppermint stick.
There you have it – a trio of Christmas drinks guaranteed to make your celebrations merrier. Whether you’re drawn to the zingy Mistletoe Mule, the visually stunning Winter Wonderland Punch, or the sweet indulgence of the Candy Cane Martini, these festive concoctions are sure to add a touch of magic to your holiday gatherings. So, gather your loved ones, clink those glasses, and toast to the joyous season with these delightful Christmas cocktails.
Get ready to spread Christmas cheer with our curated selection of spirits at Red & White Shops. Cheers to a delightful and spirited Christmas!