11 Cocktail Recipes That You Must Try This Holiday Season

Whether you're hosting a holiday party or just an attendee, you'll want the perfect beverage to sip as you're enjoying tasty hors d'oeuvres and all the sweet treats you can imagine.

Try these holiday-themed drink recipes from HGTV to make the party or family gathering a huge success.

 

Creamy Cocktail


Dreaming of a white Christmas? We can’t promise snow, but this creamy concoction is the perfect complement to that chilly, peaceful night by the fireplace. Get the recipe here!

 

Tutti-Fruity Margarita

 

It’s not the holidays without something cranberry-related. Try this lovely twist on a classic margarita with a wedge of lime and a few cranberries for garnishing. Learn how to make here!

Pig, Please!

 

Have a slice of pie and drink it, too. Sip on this warm apple pie cocktail or try a pumpkin pie martini at your upcoming holiday party. Get the recipe here!

 

Coffee Overload

 

 

Start the morning off right with a big cup of joe mixed with a splash of amaretto liqueur. We're sure Lorelai Gilmore would approve. Get the brew here!

 

Spiked Holiday Eggnog

You either hate it or you love it, but the season is not complete without a mug of eggnog. Try it spiked with rum for an extra kick on the classic beverage.  Get the recipe here!

 

Hot Cocoa for Kids!

Offer a non-alcoholic beverage for the younger guests and those that don't imbibe. The kids will be begging you to make this rich, slow-cooker hot chocolate. Plus, they'll love making a marshmallow snowman to top it off. Get the recipe here!

Christmas is Red and Green

Incorporate the traditional color duo into your signature cocktail. This Creme de Menthe martini garnished with peppermint ribbon candy is the perfect addition for your holiday happy hour.

One Notch Up!

 

Please your guest with this bourbon and ginger beer cocktail that’s light, refreshing and a perfect choice for the holidays. Get the recipe here!

 

C is for the Candy Cane

 

Pretty-in-pink and oh-so-sweet, this adult beverage is another great option for the peppermint-obsessed. Get the recipe here!

 

Drink That Dessert!

Perfect as an after-dinner treat, this delectable cocktail consists of three liqueurs, honey, whipped cream, chocolate shavings and a strawberry. Get the recipe here!

 

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