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Christmas Day drinks recipes

65 Recipes

Celebrate Christmas Day with a tipple whether you fancy classic mulled wine, a cheeky cocktail, a punch bowl for a party or a festive twist on hot chocolate.

Cranberry margarita

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Add a dash of festive spirit to any Christmas party with this vivid red tequila, cranberry and triple sec cocktail, decorated with an orange sugar rim
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Hedgerow royale

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(3 ratings)

This slightly sweet, slightly sharp Prosecco royale mixed with sloe gin is the perfect festive cocktail to kick off your Christmas party
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Grapefruit spritz

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Spritz up your Christmas party cocktail menu with a zesty grapefruit drink, topped off with a dash of Aperol and a splash of Prosecco. Garnish with a twist
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Sloe royales

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

Snow globe hot chocolate

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(11 ratings)

Marshmallows and strawberry laces transform into a snowman in this cute edible gift idea - a hot chocolate kit in a jam jar - perfect family fun
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Cranberry sours

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(1 rating)

These fruity cocktails are short and sharp, with frozen cranberries, orange liqueur, Disaronno, lime juice and maple syrup
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Icy kir

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For a twist on a classic sgroppino cocktail, we've added a scoop of refreshing berry sorbet, making this frozen tipple extra special...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Mulled tea

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This isn't your average cuppa. Give green tea a Christmas party twist with traditional mulling spices, a bay leaf, cranberry sauce and mixed berries...
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Snowball cocktail

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(1 rating)

Spice up the classic advocaat cocktail with a dose of warming ginger and a splash of good old-fashioned Babycham. It'll get the Christmas party started...
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Coco fizz

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(2 ratings)

Spruce up the classic coconut and rum combination with a dash of Prosecco and a squeeze of lime for a festive cocktail you can shake up in seconds
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Triple choc hot chocolate

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Take a hot mug of cocoa to the heights of luxury with this super decadent recipe that combines double cream and whole milk with three types of chocolate
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Virgin piña colada

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(3 ratings)

For an alcohol-free party option, try our spiced piña colada mocktail (or virgin piña colada), with mock rum syrup, pineapple juice and coconut milk
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mulled Port & lemon

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(1 rating)

If you find mulled wine too heavy, try this refreshing alternative Christmas drink, served in 'frosted' glasses...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Aperol & limoncello cocktail

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Mix vodka, limoncello, Aperol and orange juice for this punchy citrus party drink - make with Campari if you prefer
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Black russian cocktail

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A classic black russian cocktail is made with vodka, coffee liqueur and cola. Garnish with a maraschino cherry and serve as a decadent after-dinner treat
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chilli vodka

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(8 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

St Nick's flip

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(1 rating)

Nick Jones and Leah de Felice Renton from Birds & Bats Wines describe their cocktail creation as a creamy Christmas dessert in a glass, sign us up!
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Gingerbread syrup

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(11 ratings)

This simple syrup makes a lovely homemade gift and adds a festive flavour to drinks and desserts - stir into hot chocolate, warm apple juice or Prosecco, or drizzle over ice cream
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Mulled wine

3.875

(8 ratings)

Make perfectly spiced mulled wine at Christmas. Use a good quality red wine like an unoaked tempranillo and give it a twist with a dash of sloe gin
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Mulled white wine

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(1 rating)

Mix up your Christmas party drinks repertoire by switching red wine for white in this alternative mulled wine with dried apricots, vanilla and honey
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Mimosa

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(2 ratings)

Mix a classic mimosa cocktail with orange juice and champagne – or use prosecco if you prefer a different sort of bubbly. It's an easy fix when entertaining...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Turkish coffee sour

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If you love coffee cocktails, try our festive sour. Seasonal favourites like warming cinnamon, aromatic cloves and spiced rum go well with a deep coffee hit
  • 7 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mulled mead

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(1 rating)

Mulled mead or cider with a splash of brandy is a real festive treat, a warming alternative to mulled wine with cinnamon, ginger and citrus notes
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

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