Christmas is almost upon us and the preparations for the holidays can only be hectic and crazy. From planning Christmas parties to gifts for friends and families, the holiday season can really take a toll on us.
But you know what’ll make you relax and enjoy yourself more during the Christmas season? Boozy holiday drinks, that’s what.
These drinks are perfect for Christmas parties or simply to help you wind down after a tiring day. So without further ado, here are the best holiday drinks that you can learn how to make yourself!
Also known as Mulled Wine, this Christmas Punch is the perfect drink for you to serve and drink with your friends. This recipe from How to Drink is based on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” so you can bet that there’s nothing more Christmas than this.
Eggnog was almost synonymous to Christmas tradition in America so this rich and boozy drink will be a comfort to you this coming holidays. As the name suggests, there’s real eggs in this drink. But don’t knock it till you’ve tried it because eggnog actually tastes a bit like melted ice cream.
If you want something a little more fancy to drink, Poinsettia is a champagne cocktail that not only looks like Christmas but also tastes like it. Give yourself or your guests something dainty to sip on so that none of you regret drinking the night away.
Archer’s Peppermint Patty
Christmas is the perfect time to make rich hot chocolate so now’s your chance to try Archer’s Peppermint Patty! This drink is basically hot chocolate with mint flavoring and schnapps. If you love mint chocolate chip, then this drink is for you.
If you like cinnamon and spice and everything nice, then you’ll love this Spiked Cider. This warm holiday drink is the perfect end to a night of eating. It’s delicious and comforting, and can make a good punch.
Get into the festive mood by trying these holiday drinks!