Whether you're hosting the holiday bash of the century or having a low-key night at home, these cocktails and mocktails are sure to get you in the holiday spirit!

By Grace Rasmus
November 13, 2017
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Spiced Merlot Punch

Spiced Merlot Punch
Credit: Photography by Christopher Testani

How Merlot can you go? This winter-y sangria riff is sure to make a splash at your holiday party.

Rum-Spiked Ginger Beer Cocktails

Rum-Spiked Ginger Beer Cocktails

Top with the ginger beer just before serving so your bubbles don't go flat.

Grapefruit Sidecar

Grapefruit Sidecar

Citrus is at its peak in the winter months, so let it shine in this pretty cocktail.

Spiked Caramel Sippers

Spiked Caramel Sippers
Credit: Photography by Sarah Ann Ward

If you can't get your hands on hazelnut liqueur, rum works too!

Red 75

red 75

Gin lovers, this one's for you!

Try our Red 75

Sparkling Pomegranate Sangria Mocktail

sparkling pomegranate sangria mocktail

No booze, no problem! Everyone can have a glass of this family friendly pitcher drink.

Winter Pimm's Punch

pimms winter punch

Give this make-ahead punch at least two hours to chill in the fridge so the flavors can meld together.

Cranberry-Cava Sparklers

Cranberry-Cava Sparklers

Spanish sparkling wine gets in the holiday spirit with pomegranate juice and ginger.

The Tipsy Earl

the tipsy earl

This delightful drink is great well past tea time!

Try our Tipsy Earl

Pink Grapefruit Whiskey Sours

pink grapefruit whiskey sours
Credit: Photography by Paul Sirisalee

This vibrant, zesty drink can get any party started.

Blood-Orange Old Fashioned

Blood-Orange Old-Fashioned

Add some drama with blood oranges!

Grapefruit-Lemon Spritzer

Grapefruit-Lemon Spritzer

Every drink is better with a cool-looking garnish.

Blood Orange Negroni Punch

Blood Orange Negroni Punch

Get this gorgeous drink recipe, plus an easy ice-block how-to.

Mulled Punch

mulled punch

Want to make your whole house smell like the holidays? This recipe is for you!

Try our Mulled Punch

Almond Nog

almond nog

Here's a secret: You don't need eggs to get in on the eggnog action!

Try our Almond Nog

Candy Cane Vodka

Candy Cane Vodka

Serve over ice, or use to spike eggnog or hot chocolate!

Winter Shandy

winter shandy

Here's a refreshing cocktail for beer fans... and lemonade fans!

Red Mojitos

Red Mojitos

Rum is optional here, so you can easily make this a mocktail.

Try our Red Mojitos

Citrus Spritzer Bar

citrus spritzer
Credit: Photography by Con Poulos

With this easy bar set-up, let guests mix their own drinks so you can enjoy your own party.

Cranberry Negroni

cranberry negroni

Can't tackle Christmas dinner without a Cranberry Negroni by your side!

Spiced Fruitcake Cider

spiced fruitcake cider

Forget everything you thought you knew about fruitcake and give this booze-free drink a try!

Pear-Ginger Margarita

pear ginger margarita

Who says margaritas are just for summer?

Winter Sangria

Winter Sangria

Unsweetened black cherry juice gives this alcohol-free sangria its iconic color.

Ginger French 75

Ginger French 75

Gin and ginger are a match made in heaven.

Dark and Stormy-ish

dark and stormy ish

How cool is this garnish?