Fun Holiday Cocktail Recipes

Are you looking for that perfect holiday cocktail recipes to serve up to your party guests? I have some fun and festive Christmas and holiday cocktails to share with you today. From peppermint martinis to mistletoe margaritas, I’m sure you’ll find something yummy to help you kick back after the hustle and bustle of shopping, and preparing for your holiday festivities!

peppermint martini

Peppermint Martini


  • 1 oz Blue Ice Vodka
  • 1 oz Godiva White Chocolate Liqueur
  • 1/2 oz of Peppermint Liqueur


Add all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a chilled martini glass.

mistletoe margarita 2

Mistletoe Margarita


  • 1 1/2 oz Camarena Silver Tequila
  • 1 oz Lime Juice
  • 1/2 oz Agave Nectar
  • 1/4 oz Gin
  • 8 Cranberries

Directions: Muddle cranberries in a mixing glass. Add tequila, lime juice, agave nectar, gin and ice. Shake and strain into a bucket glass with ice. Garnish with a skewer of cranberries.

coconut christmas cocktail

Coconut Christmas


  • 1 1/2 ounces Shellback Silver Rum
  • 3/4 ounce White Chocolate Liqueur
  • 1/2 ounce Cream of Coconut
  • 2 ounces Half & Half
  • Shredded Coconut for Garnish

Combine liquids in cocktail shaker with ice. Shake to blend and chill. Strain into chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with shredded coconut on top.

mexican holiday

Mexican Holiday


  • 1 1/2 oz Camarena Reposado Tequila
  • 1 1/2 oz Cranberry Juice
  • 1/2 oz Spiced Orange Syrup*
  • 1/2 oz Lemon Juice
  • Cinnamon Stick Garnish

Directions: Combine liquids in rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with cinnamon stick to stir.

*Spiced Orange Syrup: Place zest of one orange, 12 cloves, 1 tablespoon Allspice, 3/4 cup Water and 1 1/2 cup Organic Cane Sugar in saucepan over medium heat. Heat until sugar is completely dissolved (approximately 5 minutes). Strain. Discard zest and spices. Refrigerate syrup.

holiday house party punch christmas cocktail

Holiday House Party Punch


  • 1 cup Shellback Spiced Rum
  • 3/4 cup Orange Juice
  • 3/4 cup Pineapple Juice
  • 1/4 cup Lemon Juice
  • 1/4 cup Grenadine
  • Dash of Classic Bitters
  • Maraschino Cherry & Pineapple Slice for Garnish

Directions: Combine all liquids except bitters in a punch bowl with ice and stir. To serve, ladle into stemless wine glasses filled with ice. Top each glass with dash of classic bitters. Garnish with cherry and pineapple.

camarena roja

Camarena Roja


  • 1 1/2 oz Camarena Silver Tequila
  • 1 1/2 oz Pinot Noir
  • 1/2 Lime Juice
  • 1/2 oz Agave Nectar
  • 2 oz Grapefruit Soda


In a rocks glass, mix all ingredients, except the grapefruit soda. Add ice and top off with grapefruit soda and stir. Garnish with lime wedge.

Please make sure you and your guests drink responsibly. Never drink and drive, or let your party guests drink and drive!

23 thoughts on “Fun Holiday Cocktail Recipes”

  1. It’s a toss up between coconut Christmas and Mistletoe Margarita. hmmm oh hell I hate decisions I’ll try them all! heheheh The punch sounds inviting too! I’m going to be a great hostess. Thanks.

  2. The Coconut Christmas sounds so good! I’m going to have to try it, even though it’s past Christmas. 🙂

  3. The mistletoe margarita looks delicious!! I’d love to try it but alcohol tears a hole in my stomach something bad! I’d be willing to try anyways!! 😛

  4. The Coconut Christmas has to be really great. I love anything with coconut in it. Thanks for sharing.

  5. they look so pretty I would love to make this and this i say is one of those posts that you will need to repost over and over again,,,, and they can be used for any occasion definitly will try one of these recipes as soon as i am allowed to drink wich will be after i have my baby

  6. The peppermint martini is my favorite! This is such a great idea. I wouldn’t have even thought of holiday drinks! Thanks for the recipes!

  7. I wished I had seen these recipes for this past holiday! “This would’ve been great for the Ugly Sweater Party! 🙂 Thanks for sharing!

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