Whether you want to experiment with mixology or need a fast, festive drink, our favourite Christmassy cocktails and mocktails will provide much 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.
1. Mulled wine cocktail
Mulled wine cocktail
2. Appleberry mulled wine
Appleberry mulled wine
3. White mulled wine
4. Mulled apple juice
Mulled apple juice
Give it some fizz
5. Amaretto fizz
Add a bittersweet, Italian liqueur for a quick cocktail with a grown-up taste.
6. Raspberry Martini fizz
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 – and these bright yellow cocktails are best served chilled.
8. Pomegranate rosemary spritzer
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
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9. Orange & cranberry spritz
James Martin's healthy spritzers are ideal for those who like their bubbles without the booze.
Orange & cranberry spritz
10. White Christmas cocktail
Mix creamy coconut and vanilla vodka, then serve in mini milk bottles with chocoate wafers as straws.
White Christmas cocktail
11. Vodka & cranberry blush
Serve these fruity cocktails over crushed ice for a sophisticated feel.
Vodka & cranberry blush
12. Christmas cosmopolitan
A perfect party drink, infuse your cosmos with ginger wine - ready in just five minutes.
13. Bitter orange & cardamom martinis
Whether shaken or stirred, martinis are divine – crush cardamom pods to serve in these chilled beauties.
Bitter orange & cardamom martinis
14. Driver's punch
Combine the fruity flavours of a cosmopolitan in this alcohol-free favourite.
After dinner delight
15. Salted caramel rum hot chocolate
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
16. Coffee cocktails & star biscuits
A creamy, Kahlua based coffee, made extra special when served with festive, sugar-dusted biscuits.
Coffee cocktails & star biscuits
17. Angel's kiss
Just three ingredients are needed for these pretty, layered drinks.
18. Peppermint hot chocolate
Make with real bars of plain chocolate, cream and milk for a hot cocoa worthy of Christmas.
Peppermint hot chocolate
19. Winter Pimm's punch
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
20. Mulled pear & cranberry 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
21. Non-alcoholic tropical fizz
Make as much of this tropical thirst quencher as you need, made with fizzy apple juice for added pizzazz.
Non-alcoholic tropical fizz
22. Hot apple pie punch
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.