Winter whiskey sour

Festive drinks recipes

44 Recipes

Cocktails to celebrate Christmas and New Year.

Christmas cosmopolitan

4

(2 ratings)

These ginger and cranberry infused cocktails are sure to be a Christmas hit
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Winter Pimm's punch

4.75

(4 ratings)

Don't just save Pimm's for summer, add some brandy for a delicious winter treat
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Mulled wine kit

5

(11 ratings)

A lovely homemade gift for wine lovers
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cranberry vodka

4.8125

(16 ratings)

This bittersweet fruity vodka is best served well chilled in shot glasses. It can also be made with other berries like blackcurrants or strawberries.
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Sloe mulled wine

4.5

(2 ratings)

Raise spirits with this twist on the boozy winter warmer- you can swap the red wine and gin for cranberry juice too
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Spiced wine

5

(1 rating)

A big pan of this warming punch is a great way to greet your guests and help them find their voices
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Mulling syrup

4.73077

(26 ratings)

This spiced syrup works equally well for mulled wine or cider. Make a batch ahead of time for entertaining or make up a gift kit for Christmas
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Appleberry mulled wine

4.625

(8 ratings)

This mulled wine recipe is packed with cinnamon and berry flavours - a real winter warmer
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Mulled wine cocktail

5

(13 ratings)

The perfect party drink, as it can be made well ahead, then brought out of the fridge as guests arrive – or serve it hot for a traditional winter warmer
  • 12 mins
  • Easy

Chilli vodka

4.57143

(7 ratings)

This fun gift takes just a few minutes to prepare, perfect for adding some kick to a Bloody Mary, or just enjoying over ice
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Mulled pear & cranberry punch

5

(1 rating)

Hot pear cider, apple and cranberry juice plus sloe gin with cinnamon - you can't get a better winter cocktail than this
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Sloe royales

0

(0 ratings)

The berry sweetness of sloe gin perks up this fizz cocktail - use Prosecco or Champagne, and edible glitter for extra sparkle
  • 2 mins
  • Easy

Turkish delight vodka

4.285715

(7 ratings)

Infused spirits make great homemade gifts, or store yours in the cocktail cabinet for when guests come calling
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Mulled cider

0

(0 ratings)

Skip the mulled wine and try something a little fruitier. We add extra apple brandy to our warm spiced mix
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

White Russian

0

(0 ratings)

We like this classic vodka cocktail made with fresh cream - the Kahlúa liqueur adds a coffee-infused finish
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

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