Christmas Cocktails For A Jolly Holiday

Enjoy the festive season with our favourite selection of cocktails!

There’s nothing like a little alcohol to help encourage some extra festive cheer this Christmas (for the grown-ups only of course). But wait, don’t pop open that bottle of Bucks Fizz just yet because we’ve gathered 12 fabulous festive cocktail recipes that we think you should try instead. 

The White Christmas Mojito

This classy beverage even looks like Christmas with its snow white coconut milk and white rum ingredients, jewelled with a few pomegranate arils or even frozen cranberries for a little pop of colour! Head to for the full list of ingredients now. 

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The Jack Frost Cocktail

This little number comes in blue and white, just like the man himself and features the flavours of pineapple juice, vodka, Blue Curacao and cream of coconut. For the recipe check out

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The Peppermint Shake Cocktail

Described as a “flute full of deliciousness” by the guys over at where you can find this recipe, the Peppermint Shake is jam packed full of Häagen-Dazs ice cream and Smirnoff Peppermint Twist. 

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Apple Pie On The Rocks Cocktail

This festive treat is spicy and cool all in one and better still, it’s super easy to make. All you need is a little Vanilla Vodka, Fireball Whiskey, Apple Juice and a little sugar and spice! You can find the recipe here on

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A Satsuma and Pomegranate Campari

For a fruity and refreshing Christmas cocktail option then try out this Satsuma and Pomegranate Campari from All you need is a few fresh satsumas, some pomegranate juice, Campari and a little homemade simple syrup. It couldn’t be easier!

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Jingle Juice

It’s not just the name that’s festive with this punch, it’s packed full of festive flavours too including citrus zests, spiced rum and amaretto. It requires quite a few ingredients compared to some of the other Christmas cocktails on our list, but the effort is well worth it so head over to for the recipe. And if you’ve been reading our list of Christmas Hosting Hacks, you’ll know that serving cocktails in bulk like this is a great way to liberate yourself from the kitchen over the festive period. 

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The Harvest Sparkle

The Harvest Sparke from is guaranteed to give you that warming feeling this Christmas thanks to the combination of cider honey syrup, bourbon and yes, a little champagne as well. It’s definitely what we’d call a luxury cocktail so you may want to save this one for when the guests leave, but either way you can find the recipe for both a single cocktail and a pitcher big enough for 18 on the Fed and Fit website.

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Don’t forget, you can prepare all of these cocktails well in advance of any guests arriving over the Christmas period so there’s no excuse not to give one a go!

Make sure you check back tomorrow to see what's behind tomorrow's advent door!

Publish date: 03/01/2018

Publisher: New Home Finder