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Burns Night drinks recipes

Celebrate in style with our best Burns Night drinks. Mix up a punchy whisky sour, warm up with a hot buttered rum or try an elegant mocktail.

6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

A traditional whisky cocktail with bitters, soda water and a simple orange garnish. Serve in a tumbler with plenty of ice

5 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Dust off that cocktail shaker and mix yourself – or your dinner party guests – a classic whiskey sour. You can make it without egg white, but it won't be as silky

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Warm up with a hot toddy. The combination of whisky, honey, lemon, cinnamon and cloves really packs a punch and is great for entertaining in winter

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This classic bourbon cocktail takes a festive turn with a splash of orange juice and edible gold glitter - perfect for Christmas parties

10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
23 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A non-alcoholic alternative to mulled wine, ideal for entertaining kids and drivers

15 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve mugs of this soothing, gently spiced buttered rum on cold winter nights, or around the fire on a camping trip. Cinnamon and star anise lift the flavour

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Infuse apple juice with festive spices to make this Christmassy gin cocktail

13 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Cater for the designated drivers at your party with this divine alcohol-free G&T mocktail. Chamomile, cardamom, mint, cloves and rosemary create the botanical flavour

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
1 rating 2.0 out of 5 star rating

Mix up a clover cocktail – a refreshing summer tipple made with gin, dry vermouth, lemon and raspberries and featuring a fabulous foam topping

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This cocktail uses a punchy aquavit scented with caraway, aniseed and fennel and sparkling wine - you can use gin, if you prefer

10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star 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
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