It’s Christmas next week. That’s right, NEXT WEEK: in nine days to be precise. And we reckon there’s no better way to countdown to the big day than with a different Christmas cocktail each evening.
So here we’ve compiled our top 10 festive recipes from around the web (and there’s even one for Boxing Day too!).
Day 1: Mulled wine
Kick off your Christmas countdown with Jamie’s Mulled Wine Recipe- it’s simple to make and tastes like Christmas in a glass.
Day 2: Winter Pimms
Pimm’s in the winter? Absolutely! Add some brandy for a delicious winter treat, recipe courtesy of BBC Good Food.
Day 3: Espresso martini
Espresso, vodka and Kahlua- what’s not to love about this Espresso martini recipe from the Telegraph?
Day 4: White Cosmopolitan
Martha Stewart’s White Cosmopolitan is a twist on the classic, using white cranberry juice instead of the traditional red.
Day 5: Eggnog
Whether you love or hate eggnog, it is worth trying Jamie Oliver’s self-proclaimed ‘best eggnog recipe in the world‘.
Day 6: Hot Toddy
Suffering from the winter flu or just feeling like you need a pick-me-up? This Hot Toddy recipe will do the trick.
Day 7: Blood Orange Mimosa
The orange juice in this recipe makes it perfectly acceptable to have a cocktail for breakfast- it’s practically one of your five a day.
Christmas Eve: Irish Coffee
It’s Christmas Eve and time for indulging in this BBC Good Food Irish Coffee recipe.
Christmas Day: Snowball
Snowballs may have gone slightly out of fashion since the 70s, but Nigella’s recipe will certainly go down a treat with granny.
Boxing Day: Bloody Mary
Hungover on Boxing Day? Only a Bloody Mary will do!
Which of these is your favourite Christmas cocktail?