40+ Christmas Cocktails to Toast to the Holidays

Wash down your cookies with these delicious drinks.

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Baby, it's cold outside—and what better way to warm up than with a handcrafted Christmas cocktail? These divine winter drinks will give you a delicious reason to celebrate the holiday season.

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Half Baked Harvest
Spicy Pomegranate Moscow Mule

Jalapeños bring the heat while cranberries sweeten up this holiday-ready mule.

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Dinner at the Zoo
Christmas Punch

Fresh cranberries, pomegranate juice, and lime slices make this punch recipe oh-so-refreshing.

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Inspired by Charm
White Christmas Martini

We're dreaming of sipping on this snow-inspired drink all December long.

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A Spicy Perspective
Champagne Holiday Punch

A bottle of bubbly makes everything better—especially this super simple punch!

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The Cookie Rookie
Caramel Apple Hot Toddy

Finish off each glass of this boozy concoction with dollop of whipped cream and a sprinkle of cinnamon.

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Damn Delicious
Cranberry Apple Sangria

The best part about this crowd-pleasing sangria? You can make it ahead of time!

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Half Baked Harvest
The North Pole Cocktail

Made with Kahlúa, chocolate, and heavy cream, this decadent drink can easily double as dessert.

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The Cookie Rookie
Sugared Cranberry Ginger Mimosas

Whip up this three-ingredient drink for an extra festive Christmas morning.

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Freutcake
Moscow Reindeer Cocktail

This festive twist on a traditional Moscow mule is packed full of peppermint.

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peppermint patty christmas cocktail recipe
Courtesy of Life's Ambrosia
Peppermint Patty Christmas Cocktail

Garnish this ultra rich cocktail with and a generous dollop of whipped cream.

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cranberry apple cider christmas punch recipe
Courtesy of Say Yes
Cranberry Apple Cider Christmas Punch

Hosting a Christmas party? This fruity punch can be made in big batches.

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white christmas mojito
Courtesy of Half Baked Harvest
White Christmas Mojito

Who says mojitos are only for warm-weather months? Mint is just as fitting a flavor for the Christmas season.

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cranberry mule
Courtesy of The Speckled Palate
Cranberry Mule

These Christmas Moscow mules taste like sugar, spice, and everything nice!

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winter sangria
Courtesy of Bakeaholic Mama
Winter Sangria

What's better than sangria? Sangria in a Mason jar, obviously.

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slow cooker spiced wine
Courtesy of Well Plated
Slow Cooker Spiced Wine

Keep calm and use a slow cooker! Save time and stay cozy this Christmas with a glass of warm spiced wine.

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satsuma pomegranate campari recipe
Courtesy of Bakers Royale
Satsuma and Pomegranate Campari

Just looking at these cocktails is making us thirsty.

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pomegranate rosemary spritzer recipe
Courtesy of A House In The Hills
Pomegranate Rosemary Spritzer

The refreshing taste of rosemary and pomegranate will make your Christmas Eve.

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jingle juice
Courtesy of Baked Bree
Jingle Juice

This big-batch Christmas cocktail is filled with rum, mango, pineapple, and orange juice.

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Courtesy of The Marvelous Misadventures of a Foodie
Winter Wonderland Cocktail

Coconut cream, vanilla vodka, and creme de cocoa combine in this frosty Christmas cocktail that tastes just like you're drinking an Almond Joy.

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Courtesy of Fed and Fit
The Harvest Sparkle

Cider honey syrup mixed with whiskey and topped with Prosecco and rosemary makes for a Christmas cocktail with a kick.

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Christmas Cocktails
Courtesy of Love and Olive Oil
Raspberry Russian Cocktail

This twist on a classic White Russian features black raspberry liqueur and fresh muddled raspberries. For a beautiful touch, top with raspberry ice cubes.

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Courtesy of Damn Delicious
Raspberry Limoncello Prosecco

A refreshing, fruity treat your Christmas party needs. Who says you can't enjoy summer flavors in the winter?

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Christmas Cocktails
Courtesy of Oh My Creative
Pomegranate Santa Hat Martini

Decorate martini glasses with 2-inch white pom poms and nonpareils for festive pomegranate cocktails Santa would approve of.

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raspberry cream mimosas
Courtesy of The Stier Aesthetic
Raspberry Cream Mimosas

Frozen raspberries, sugar, heavy cream, and champagne combine for a fresh drink with colors that pay homage to Saint Nick.

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Courtesy of Homemade Hooplah
Jack Frost Cocktail

Frosty flavors make this a cool cocktail you'll want on Christmas day (and every day after that). This blogger says it's the winter version of a piña colada.

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Christmas Cocktails
Courtesy of The Kitchen is My Playground
Hot Buttered Rum

Eggnog is the go-to heated holiday drink, but your options don't have to stop there. Rum is mixed with brown sugar, melted butter, and spices for a warm, buttery concoction that's simply delicious.

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Courtesy of Clara Persis
Cider Pomegranate Smash

Bourbon, lemon juice, sparkling apple pomegranate cider, and pomegranate seeds over ice gets us into the holiday spirit. Cheers!

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Courtesy of Eclectic Recipes
Coffee Cocktail

You'll really be feeling buzzed after one of these! Combine strong coffee, butterscotch schnapps, amaretto and coffee liqueurs, and creme de cocoa. Top with fresh whipped cream and grated chocolate.

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Courtesy of A Worthy Read
Christmas Peppermint Shake Cocktail

Blend together strawberry and vanilla bean ice cream, Smirnoff Peppermint Twist, mint syrup, Ghirardelli Peppermint Bark and crushed candy canes, then get ready to enjoy sip after pepperminty sip.

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cherry pomegranate mojitos recipe
Courtesy of The Redhead Baker
Cherry Pomegranate Mojitos

Lime and mint come together with sweet cherries, agave syrup, white rum, pomegranate juice, and Sprite for a festive cocktail.

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