Cocktails & drinks

Raise a toast with our classic cocktail recipes, party drinks and guides to the best spirits, wine, beer and soft drinks. Plus, find advice and tips from our experts.
Our top festive drinks

Our top festive drinks

Keep everyone's glass topped up with fabulous Christmas cocktails from our best ever drinks.
How to make a gingerbread latte

How to make a gingerbread latte

Create your own spiced Christmassy coffee at home with our simple, festive recipe.
The best boozy Christmas gifts 2019

The best boozy Christmas gifts 2019

Choose from our pick of the very best festive bottles of cheer for 2019.
Non-alcoholic punches

Non-alcoholic punches

Mix up a fruity cocktail guests can help themselves to with our top punch recipes.
5 mulled drinks you can make in minutes

5 mulled drinks you can make in minutes

Warm up with a mug of mulled wine, mead or a delicious non-boozy option.

Top 5 mocktail recipes

Pineapple & lime mocktail in a glass Recipe

Pineapple & lime mocktail

4

(1 rating)

Gin-free G&T served in a large glass and decorated with pomegranate seeds Recipe

Gin-free G&T

5

(1 rating)

Cater for the designated drivers at your party with this divine alcohol-free G...
Mulled apple juice Recipe

Mulled apple juice

4.809525

(21 ratings)

A non-alcoholic alternative to mulled wine, ideal for entertaining kids and...
Blueberry & mint iced tea Recipe

Blueberry & mint iced tea

0

(0 ratings)

Refreshing and fruity, this delicious drink is guaranteed to please at a family...
Pomegranate mojito mocktail Recipe

Pomegranate mojito mocktail

4.2

(5 ratings)

Non-alcoholic cocktails can still be packed with plenty of cheer. This spin on...

Our best hot chocolates

Slow cooker hot chocolate served with marshmallows and chocolate flakes on top Recipe

Slow cooker hot chocolate

4.285715

(7 ratings)

A jar serving triple choc hot chocolate Recipe

Triple choc hot chocolate

5

(1 rating)

Take a hot mug of cocoa to the heights of luxury with this super decadent...
Salted caramel rum hot chocolate Recipe

Salted caramel rum hot chocolate

4.2

(5 ratings)

This alcoholic blend is made with dulce de leche - a thick caramel. Add salt to...
Choc-orange hot chocolate Recipe

Choc-orange hot chocolate

0

(0 ratings)

Enjoy the heavenly combination of citrus and chocolate in sumptuous drink form...
Peppermint hot chocolate Recipe

Peppermint hot chocolate

4.857145

(7 ratings)

Everyone's favourite quick winter treat gets a festive facelift...
Lots of bartenders add an extra splash of booze to a bloody mary. Manzanilla sherry adds a dry mineral taste to give depth to the drink, and a splash of stout adds smoothness and a beery tang.
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