30+ of the Best Christmas Cocktails

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We gathered up Over 30 of the BEST Christmas Cocktails that offer something for everyone, from martinis to cider. These Holiday drinks are so fun, festive and fan favorites. Any of these will be the big hit at your next Holiday party!

30 of the BEST Christmas Cocktails

There are so many amazing cocktail recipes listed, but my personal favorite is the Chocolate White Russian with peppermint sticks. Unleash your inner bartender this year and get the holiday spirits flowing into a cocktail glass!

Naughty and Nice Cocktail

Have you been good or bad this year? Whatever the case may be, you are sure to need a good drink by Christmas. It is made with whiskey, cranberry juice, grapefruit juice, and orange juice for a blend of sweet and tangy flavors.

Naughty and Nice Cocktail on a gray slate board.

Jack Frost Cocktail

This winter cocktail is the easiest thing you will ever make and absolutely delicious! Just a hand full of ingredients and this will be the biggest hit at you next Holiday gathers.

Jack Frost Cocktail

Christmas Cookie Jello Shots

Christmas Sugar Cookie Jello Shots with Triple Sec, Bailey’s Irish Cream and Butterscotch Schnapps. This will be the hit of every holiday party this year!

Christmas Cookie Jello Shots

Christmas Mimosas from Delish

The only thing you need in your hand while you open presents.

Christmas Mimosas

The Grinch Cocktail

Such a fun and tasty Christmas Cocktail!

The Grinch Cocktail for Christmas

White Christmas Mojito from Good Living Guide

This is a drink that looks as gorgeous as it tastes. It comes out pure white, and the pomegranate arils look like holly berries against snow.

White Christmas Mojito

Rudolph’s Tipsy Spritzer from TidyMom

RUDOLPH’S TIPSY SPRITZER features the perfect balance of flavors that goes beyond a simple mix of vodka and cran. This easy spritzer makes a party-perfect punch that can easily be made kid-friendly.

Rudolph's Tipsy Spritzer

Grasshopper Cocktail from An Affair From The Heart

Chocolate Mint Lovers Unite! This boozy Grasshopper Cocktail is a vintage after dinner ice cream drink that never goes out of style. Crème de Menthe and Crème de Cacao blended with vanilla ice cream and served with whipped cream. It’s an adult dessert in a glass.

Grasshopper Cocktail

Snowflake Martini from Cooking with Curls

I am dreaming of a White Christmas…in the form of a Snowflake Martini that is! My days of shoveling snow are behind me, but I still needed something a little bit icy to help me celebrate this year.

Christmas Snowflake Martini

Coffee Ice Cubes

Freeze Coffee in ice cube trays. Toss in 1 cup of Baileys and 1 cup of Vanilla Vodka…SO GOOD!

Baileys Vanilla Vodka Coffee Drink

Candy Cane Jello Shots

These Candy Cane Jello Shots are a fun adults only recipe made with Vanilla Vodka, Peppermint Schnapps and of course, crushed candy canes.

Candy Cane Jello Shots

DIY Mason Jar Cocktail Gifts from DIY Mason Jar Cocktail Gifts

They would make the perfect bridesmaid and groomsmen gifts, especially if you personalized each jar – but of course they would also make great inexpensive gifts for any occasion, like the holidays!

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Christmas Morning Punch from Taynton Day Spirits…

Christmas morning, New Years morning, Thursday morning. It’s all the same. Cheers!

Christmas Morning Punch

Chocolate White Russian (fan favorite on our Christmas Cocktails list)…

Enjoy this fabulous Chocolate White Russian as a perfect warming drink during the busy holiday season! A perfect combination of vodka and Kahlua is accented with chocolate for a rich and creamy drink ideal for Christmas gatherings!

Up close image of chocolate White russian cocktail in a short glass

Fireball Jello Shot Cupcakes from Erica’s Sweet Tooth

These are so adorable and festive for Christmas!

Fireball Jello Shot Cupcakes

Butter Finger Cocktail

Tastes like a Butterfinger! Mix and pour over ice.

Butter Finger Cocktail

Jingle Juice from Delish

You’ll be hearing jingle bells in no time.

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North Pole Nog

Stir spiced rum, bourbon and eggnog. Sprinkle with cinnamon on top and top with a cinnamon stick for garnish.

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Apple Pie Jello Shots from Ann’s Entitled Life

This Apple Pie Jello Shot recipe is a taste of fall in a party shot! Simple to make, these Apple Pie Jello Shots are great for parties, tailgating, and more!

Apple Pie Jello Shots

Gingerbread White Russian

This Gingerbread White Russian will make your holiday dreams come true. A simple homemade gingerbread syrup combined with classic Kahlua and vodka creates a new twist on a classic you won’t want to miss!

Gingerbread White Russian

Holiday Paloma

 This Holiday Paloma is a gorgeous recipe made with Tequila, grapefruit juice, and tonic water with a tasty rosemary simple syrup.

Holiday Paloma cocktail

Monkey Iced Coffee from Tipsy Bartender

If you love chocolate coffee dessert drinks, then you’ll love Monkey Coffee. This boozy Bailey’s Irish Cream dessert drink mixes up cake vodka, Bailey’s Irish Cream, amaretto, half & half, and chocolate syrup, and is honestly one of the best simple dessert drinks ever made.

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Holiday Drink…

Holiday Drink

Christmas Margarita

This Christmas Margarita is a sweet, tangy, and delicious blend of juice and liquor that will make this winter all the more joyful.

Christmas Margarita in a clear glass.

Blackberry Pomegranate Sangria

If you like sangria you’re going to love this recipe. This blackberry pomegranate sangria is full of fruity flavors, fresh pomegranate and of course, your favorite red wine. Spice it up by adding fruit on top to make it look pretty and festive.

Blackberry Pomegranate Sangria

Eggnog White Russian

This White Russian Eggnog recipe is a quick and easy winter cocktail for adults that will be the hit of your holiday party.

White Russian Eggnog | Holiday cocktail recipe for adults only.

We hope you love these Christmas Cocktails as much as we do!

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