Festive Drinks for Christmas Brunch
When you need a festive holiday cocktail, look no further than this easy spritzer made with orange juice, lemon-lime soft drink, cherry juice, and vodka. If you want a non-alcoholic beverage, just leave out the vodka and add more orange juice or soft drink.
Recipe: Rudolph’s Tipsy Spritzer
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This enticing coffee treat featuring praline liqueur, brown sugar, and half-and-half will warm up even the coolest of holiday mornings.
- Recipe: Praline Coffee
Pineapple, orange, lemon juice, and cloves help upgrade this Southern classic. Garnish with lemon slices for a memorable drink.
- Recipe: Citrus Sweet Tea
Welcome holiday guests with a cup of rich homemade egg nog laced with both brandy and rum and garnished with whipped cream and nutmeg.
- Recipe: Egg Nog
These may be made up to a day ahead. Keep tightly covered with plastic wrap, and garnish just before serving.
- Recipe: Mimosa Gelée
Basil pairs well with fruits, making it a natural complement to the peach purée in this celebratory brunch beverage.
- Recipe: Bellini
Serve hot chocolate with sugar cubes, chocolate chunks, candy-coated chocolate pieces, and biscotti.
Instead of stirring all the ingredients together, serve optional shots of vodka on the side, and let your guests add it or not.
- Recipe: Bloody Mary Punch
Cranberries are an easy and festive way to dress up Champagne. Your guests will love watching the cranberries dance in the glass.
- Recipe: Champagne and Cranberries
Apple cider combines with eggnog for a delicious holiday twist.
- Recipe: Hot Cider Nog
Give just the right amount of kick to your holiday brunch with these perfectly seasoned cocktails.
- Recipe: Bloody Mary Bar