Spiced apple syrup with cinnamon stick

Festive drinks recipes

58 Recipes

Cocktails to celebrate Christmas and New Year.

Spiced apple syrup with clementine & cloves

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Mix this syrup into hot apple juice or wine for a sweet and fiery burst of Christmas flavour. It's also delicious drizzled over ice cream for dessert...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Vegan eggnog

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Nothing says Christmas like eggnog! Our vegan version uses dates, cashews and apricots, plus almond milk and brandy to reinvent this classic festive tipple
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cinnamon butter rum

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Warm up in winter with a glass of fabulously decadent cinnamon butter rum. It's the perfect tipple to enjoy at a festive gathering over the Christmas season...
  • 9 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Nutmeg & orange Christmas coffee

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Need an after-dinner coffee to match the festive mood? Try this blend with nutmeg, cloves, cinnamon and orange zest. Perfect, too, for Christmas morning
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Easy mulled wine

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Get that festive feeling with this smooth mulled wine made with figs, sliced clementine and spices. Great for a Christmas party or just to cosy up with
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Jasmine & ginger tea

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Enjoy a warming pot of jasmine tea with chai spices including cinnamon, star anise, cloves and ginger. The addition of orange and berries adds a fruity tang
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Hot toddy

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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

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

Mulled rosé wine

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Try this fruity, festive party drink, that makes a nice alternative to the traditional, with rosé wine, aromatic spices and a glug of crème de cassis
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Cosmopolitan cocktail

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Lipsmackingly sweet-and-sour, the Cosmopolitan cocktail of vodka, cranberry, orange liqueur and citrus is a good time in a glass. Perfect for a party
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

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

Spice 75

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This is a sophisticated, aromatic twist on the classic French 75, to get it ready for the festive season. A boozy taste of Christmas in a glass
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

St Nick's flip

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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

Eastern breeze

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Christmas is hectic enough, so this vibrant vegan cocktail couldn’t be simpler to make and is perfect for batch making quickly for a large group...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Salted caramel pecan sour

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A modern version of the classic sour cocktail, this is the ultimate Christmas drink. Salted caramel and Icelandic vodka make an irresistible mix
  • 20 mins
  • More effort

Mulled mead

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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

Hedgerow royale

3.5

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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

Cranberry sea breeze punch

4.5

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Get the party started with this refreshing punch. Making fruit ice cubes stops the cranberries from sinking to the bottom of the glass – clever!...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mulled white wine

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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

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

Reverse espresso martini

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Everyone loves a martini. Perk up this twist on a classic cocktail with a festive splash of Baileys and a shot of coffee to help you party on
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

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

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

Coco fizz

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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

Gingerbread Bellini

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Capture all the flavours of the classic Christmas ginger biscuit in this simple Prosecco cocktail you can make in minutes - ideal for fuss-free festive entertaining
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

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