Heavenly Holiday Cocktails

For our 21 and up readers.

The holidays are almost here and that means it’s time for food, fun, family and a good drink! What better way to enjoy yourself and impress your friends and family than to be the bartender with all the unique and festive drink ideas?  Throw out the eggnog and say hello to these holiday drinks we’re excited to try! Always remember to drink responsibly. (All drinks are made with a shaker, ice, and a chilled martini glass.)


1 part Starbucks Cream Liqueur

1 part Starbucks Coffee Liqueur

1/4 part DeKuyper Peppermint Schnapps

Fresh mint sprig for garnish

frostini Heavenly Holiday Cocktails

Photo Courtesy of: © Starbuck Liqueurs

Ginger Snap Martini:

1 part Grey Goose La Poire Vodka

1/2 part Disaronno Amaretto

1/2 part simple syrup

1/2 part molasses

2 1/4 part thick slices of fresh ginger

Pinch of cinnamon

Pinch of clove

Ginger for garnish

gingersnap martini Heavenly Holiday Cocktails

Photo Credit: © Grey Goose Vodka

Pomegranate Poinsettia:

1 oz PAMA Pomegranate Liqueur

1 oz orange-flavored liqueur

1 oz orange juice

3 oz Champagne

10130031 dress the drinks holiday apple martini Heavenly Holiday Cocktails

Photo Credit: http://www.prlog.org

Pecan Pie Martini: (Link)

2 oz Praline pecan liqueur

1.5 oz caramel cream liqueur

1.5 oz bourbon

.5 oz caramel syrup

1 oz heavy cream

pecan pie Heavenly Holiday Cocktails

Photo Credit: daydreamerdesserts.com

For over 20 more recipes and tips on preparation for festive drinks click here.

Do you have a favorite holiday drink recipe that will spice up, or cool you down for some holiday fun? Let us know!


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