Whether you want to wow guests with some mixology magic or need something festive and fast, our favourite Christmassy cocktails and mocktails will provide much liquid merriment...
Make it mulled
No other whiff encompasses Christmas quite like the aroma of mulling fruit and spices. Choose from a classic blend or give yours a light modern twist - perfect for greeting guests coming in from the cold.
Mulled wine cocktail
Appleberry mulled wine
Don't leave teetotallers out in the cold - this spiced, citrus treat holds all the flavour of the traditional tipple without any of the alcohol.
Mulled apple juice
Give it some fizz
Add a bittersweet, Italian liqueur for a quick cocktail with a grown-up taste.
Super smooth vermouth, gin and Prosecco make this impressive cocktail one to remember. A teaspoon of sugar and frozen raspberries provide a sweet finish.
Raspberry Martini fizz
Create a classic with just two ingredients - these bright yellow cocktails are best served chilled.
The savoury, herby notes of this deep pink Prosecco cocktail make it an ideal way to serve bubbly alongside your festive feast.
Pomegranate rosemary spritzer
James Martin's healthy spritzers are ideal for those who like their bubbles without the booze.
Orange & cranberry spritz
Mix creamy coconut and vanilla vodka, then serve in mini milk bottles with chocoate wafers as straws.
White Christmas cocktail
Serve these fruity cocktails over crushed ice for a sophisticated feel.
Vodka & cranberry blush
A perfect party drink, infuse your cosmos with ginger wine - ready in just five minutes.
Whether shaken or stirred, Martinis are divine - crush cardamom pods to serve in these chilled beauties.
Bitter orange & cardamom Martinis
Combine the fruity flavours of a cosmopolitan in this alcohol-free favourite.
After dinner delight
Add dulce de leche to hot chocolate, then finish with a splash of rum and a pinch of sea salt for a mug of pure boozy bliss.
Salted caramel rum hot chocolate
A creamy, Kahlua based coffee, made extra special when served with festive, sugar-dusted biscuits.
Coffee cocktails & star biscuits
Just three ingredients are needed for these pretty, layered drinks.
Make with real bars of plain chocolate, cream and milk for a hot cocoa worthy of Christmas.
Peppermint hot chocolate
Drag your bottle of Pimm's out from the cupboard and resurrect the popular cocktail for winter months with brandy, apple juice and cinnamon.
Winter Pimm's punch
Winter cocktails don't come much better than this- warm pear cider, sloe gin with cinnamon and plenty of fruit juice.
Mulled pear & cranberry punch
Make as much of this tropical thirst quencher as you need, made with fizzy apple juice for added pizzazz.
Non-alcoholic tropical fizz
If you're after a warming alternative, try this hot apple drink, spiced with cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg.
Hot apple pie punch
Looking for more inspiration for your Christmas bar? Find more festive ideas in our Christmas drinks collection.