Looking forward to celebrating the holidays this season? Well, as the perfect host, you are tasked with throwing the best holiday party this year, and there is one thing that can help you take it up a notch. Holiday-themed cocktails. 

The Pink Peppermint Cocktail

This cocktail is perfect for peppermint lovers and will get your guest in the mood for a holiday party. So, take out a piece of paper and jot down this quick and easy recipe. 

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Together you will mix

  • 2 ounces of candy cane vodka (for better candy cane taste)
  • 2 ounces of creme de cacao (white)
  • 1-ounce vanilla simple syrup
  • 1/2 ounce cream half and half
  • 1 candy cane for garnish
  • sparkling sugar for the rim

 

Cooking Time: 15 minutes 

Serving: 1

The Christmas Martini

This drink uses cranberry juice which is very popular amongst many people, so impress your guests by showing them how great cranberry can taste. 

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Together you will mix

  • 1/2 oz Lemon juice
  • 2 tsp Simple syrup or maple syrup
  • 1 oz 100% cranberry juice
  • 1/2 oz Cointreau
  • 1 oz Vodka

Cooking Time: 5 minutes 

Serving: 1

The Jack Frost Cocktail

This cocktail is a fun interpretation of Christmas that your guest will enjoy with its beautiful blue color and delicious taste. This cocktail is also frozen if you want to try something different. Check out jack-frost-cocktail to watch the video on how to make this cocktail. 

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Ingredients

  • 1 cup pineapple juice
  • 1/2 cup Blue Curacao liqueur 
  • 1/2 cup light rum
  • 1/2 cup cream of coconut

Rim of Glass

  • light corn syrup
  • coconut flakes

 

Instructions

  1. Pour a small layer of corn syrup onto a shallow plate. Place the flaking coconut in another small dish.
  2. Dip the cocktail glasses into the light corn syrup, then in coconut flakes.
  3. In a blender filled with crushed ice, combine pineapple juice, Blue Curacao liqueur, rum, and cream of coconut. Blend until smooth.
  4. Pour the mixture into the prepared cocktail glass. Serve immediately.

 

All of these holiday cocktails will give your guest a taste of the holidays, so pick the best drink that fits your holiday party. Cheers!