Are you looking for new, quick and tasteful Christmas drinks and cocktail ideas? We have some of the easiest and tastiest drinks for you to try this holiday season. These drinks range from hot beverages to cold, giving you a variety of options to choose from.
So, without any wait, let’s check out 18 easy Christmas drinks/cocktails for this Christmas.
Mulled wine is among the most loved holiday drinks. And why not? It is simple, classic, aromatic and pleasant for your taste buds.
All you need is Merlot, brandy, oranges, maple syrup, cloves, cinnamon and star anise. The rich flavor of brandy and Merlot and the warmth of the spices makes this drink very festive. It is perfect for creating memories!
It is not just the name that is appealing. This Christmas cocktail is tasteful, visually appealing and perfect for vodka lovers. It celebrates the classic cranberry flavors with a hint of elderflower.
Using your favorite vodka, you can make this martini in large batches and enjoy a great Christmas party. All you need is vodka, cranberry juice, elderflower liqueur, and simple syrup. Use mint and cranberry for the “mistletoe”. Enjoy!
Holly Jolly Citrus Cocktail
Holly Jolly Citrus Cocktail is yet another Christmas cocktail that is all about festivity and fun. This cocktail is loaded with citrusy and orangy flavor from blood orange juice, a punch from vodka and a subtle hint of the elderflower liqueur. Topped with ginger beer and garnished with mint, this cocktail is for you if you love citrus.
The icy blue color of this drink might be a deviation from the traditional red or orange-colored Christmas cocktail. But it sure is fun and tasteful with only four simple ingredients. This cocktail is easy to make and goes really well with Christmas brunch or lunch parties.
You can make this mermaid mule cocktail by combining vodka, blue Curacao, ginger beer and lime juice. Mix everything up and enjoy!
Tokyo Bloody Mary
We all know about blood marry but how about giving it an Asian spin. The Tokyo blood marry is utterly delicious and excites your taste buds. This unusual drink is not sweet but savory.
Made with tomato juice, tobacco sauce, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, sherry wine, black pepper and celery salt, you can serve it not just as a drink but as an appetizer as well for your Christmas party. For your daredevil friends, this recipe is worth a try!
White Christmas Martini
This martini is a perfect depiction of snow and Christmas. Its milky white color, creamy texture and rich flavor make it a holiday special. Made using just four ingredients, this martini is special.
You will need vanilla-flavored vodka, half and half, white chocolate liqueur and white crème de cacao. Mix everything, and you will get a unique drink. Try this white Christmas martini, and I am sure you will find the flavor alluring.
Apple Cider Margarita
Are you looking for a non-alcoholic drink to celebrate Christmas festivities? Try apple cider margarita. Apple cider is a widely used ingredient for making delicious drinks.
It has got that punch of bursting flavours. This drink is super easy to make. With only two ingredients, you can enjoy it whenever you want. It goes well for Christmas lunch parties or brunches as well.
All you have to do is mix apple cider with lime juice, and that’s all. I don’t think you can find any drink easier than this one.
Chai White Russian
White Russian is a classic drink that is perfect for every occasion. This Chai white Russian is a unique twist on the classic drink. Made from vodka, Kahlua and a special Chai spiced creamer, this drink is warm, comforting and boozy.
The Chai spiced creamer is heavy cream infused with flavors and aroma from cinnamon, cloves, ginger, peppercorn, and cardamom. The rich flavor and creamy texture make this a must-try Christmas drink.
This adult beverage will remind you of your childhood building snowman. This beverage is rich, creamy, intense and delicious. You will need ice cream, Baileys, hot chocolate, and whipped cream.
Add ice cream in the mug, topped with Baileys and hot chocolate. Finish it off with whipped cream. When the ice cream melts due to hot chocolate, it resembles a melting snowman.
Drink this after Christmas party sitting by the fireplace with your loved ones. This drink is fun and will make you very happy!
Sangria is another irresistible cocktail that is perfect for Christmas! It is loaded with flavor and is very refreshing. The first thing you notice about this drink is the beautiful deep red/pink color.
It is a blend of brandy, Grand Marnier, ginger ale, and dry red wine. Infused in this drink are the slices of oranges, pear, and lime and pomegranate seeds.
This Sangria recipe is easy to make and perfect for a big crowd. Try this drink for Christmas, and I am sure you will enjoy it!
Pink Champagne Cocktail
The pink champagne cocktail is sparkly, sweet, and has a punch. It is perfectly ideal for Christmas brunches and lunch parties. The best thing is, you only need three ingredients to make this cocktail.
As a result, it is easy to make and simple. Mix sparkling rose, vodka and triple sec and voila! The best Christmas drink is ready to serve!
Peppermint And Espresso Martini
Peppermint and espresso martini is a unique, creamy yet tasteful Christmas drink. It is quite easy to make and perfect for you if you love creamy and boozy drinks. This drink is fairly easy to make.
You will need milk, espresso, vodka, chocolate sauce, sugar, peppermint extract and candy canes. The unique blend of flavors from coffee, chocolate and vodka makes this martini worth trying!
Cranberry And Bourbon Fizz
Cranberry and bourbon fizz is yet another simple three-ingredient drink that is perfect for Christmas parties. You can make it using three ingredients, i.e. cranberry juice, bourbon, and ginger beer. You can add more flavor by adding a cinnamon stick or rosemary to this drink.
The bright red color from cranberry juice makes it very tempting and alluring. Try this simple fizz, and I am sure your guests will enjoy it.
Jack Frost Cocktail
Another unique and visually appealing drink perfect for Christmas festivity is the jack forest cocktail. Its icy blue color makes it very exciting. The sugary coated glass rims with icy blue goodness inside make this drink just perfect.
You can easily make this drink using pineapple juice, blue curacao, cream of coconut and vodka. Mix everything and serve. The creaminess of this drink with a punch of flavor matches the festivity just right.
White Chocolate Peppermint Martini
White chocolate and peppermint seem like a perfect combination for Christmas. As much as you love this combination, you can make it a little boozy and enjoy the flavors more.
All you need is vanilla vodka, white chocolate liquor, and peppermint schnapps. Mix everything and decorate with chocolate syrup, peppermint candy sticks and red sugar sprinkles. This martini fits the Christmas festivity very well and offers a rich and creamy flavor.
Cherry Almond Sparkler
Cherry almond sparkler is a sparkling drink perfect for the red carpet! It is tasteful, and unique thus perfect to welcome your guests. This Christmas drink is made from two main components, i.e. cherry syrup and sparkler.
As you pour the two together, you get a beautiful gradient effect. Made from sparkling wine, cherry and almond extracts and cherry brandy, you get a punch that lingers on your taste buds. You will keep coming back for more and more.
Claus cocktail is a creamy and rich cocktail that also has a name you do not forget. If Mr. and Mrs. Claus ever prepared a Christmas drink, it would be this!
Made from eggnog, white chocolate liqueur, peppermint Schnapps and whipped cream, this drink is easy to make and is very enjoyable. The milky white color and creamy texture make it visually appealing as well. Try this Claus Cocktail, and you will enjoy it!
Eggnog is a traditional Christmas drink, but you can be creative enough to turn a traditional drink into something special and more enjoyable. This cocktail is just the way to do it.
Just mix eggnog and Baileys and garnish with nutmeg and cinnamon powder. You will be amazed at how these simple ingredients can turn out so good.
Now you don’t have to worry about creating the perfect Christmas drink. This list offers amazing Christmas ideas from hot to cold.
Each one is better than the other, and you can choose one according to your flavor preference and liking. Enjoy!