25 Great Christmas Drinks
‘Tis the Season for family, friends and cocktails. One way to spice up your entertaining is to offer traditional [and some not so traditional] holiday drinks to your crowd. Not too much, we do not want any dancing on tables! -at least not until New Year’s-
It’s Cold Outside
When the temperature drops and you want to warm up from the inside-out, these tried-and-true holiday favorites never go out of style.
Eggnog – Cream, eggs, brandy. What more is there to love?
GlÃ¼hwein – Warm up a CÃ´tes-du-rhÃ´ne with spices and a splash of amaretto.
Hot Toddy – Made with whiskey instead of scotch…to die for.
Irish Coffee – You cannot stop at just one.
Hot Buttered Rum – A tradition carried over from colonial days.
There is a reason you have a glass for every type of cocktail. Dust off your crystal-ware and put the Queen to shame.
Peppermint Patty Twist – For the candy lover.
Winter Solstice Cocktail – Say goodbye to those dark winter nights.
Gingerbread Apple Cocktail – Sure to stir the spirit.
Christmas Caipirinha – A taste of the Southern Hemisphere.
Grinch – For someone who has been a bit naughty.
For those who appreciate the basics.
Bubbles, Bubbles and More Bubbles
Who can resist the tickle of champagne bubbles on their nose? These are the reason St. Nicolas is so jolly.
Beer deserves a showcase during the holidays as well!