Festive Drinks for Christmas Brunch
Rudolph’s Tipsy Spritzer
Recipe: Rudolph’s Tipsy Spritzer
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.
Step-by-Step Video: The Drink that Keeps Rudolph's Nose So Red
Mexican Hot Chocolate
Recipe: Mimosa Gelée
These may be made up to a day ahead. Keep tightly covered with plastic wrap, and garnish just before serving.
Sparkling Ginger-Orange Cocktails
This refreshing drink goes perfectly with your favorite brunch spread.
Citrus Sweet Tea
Recipe: Citrus Sweet Tea
Pineapple, orange, lemon juice, and cloves help upgrade this Southern classic. Garnish with lemon slices for a memorable drink.
Recipe: Capital Eggnog
Trim the tree and get in the holiday spirit with a cup of homemade Capital Eggnog. No other drink quite epitomizes the holidays like eggnog. Cheers!
Bloody Mary Punch
Recipe: Bloody Mary Punch
Instead of stirring all the ingredients together, serve optional shots of vodka on the side, and let your guests add it or not.
Recipe: Praline Coffee
This enticing coffee treat featuring praline liqueur, brown sugar, and half-and-half will warm up even the coolest of holiday mornings.
Decadent Chai Latte
Basil pairs well with fruits, making it a natural complement to the peach purée in this celebratory brunch beverage.
Hot Chocolate with Almond Liqueur
Serve hot chocolate with sugar cubes, chocolate chunks, candy-coated chocolate pieces, and biscotti.
Champagne and Cranberries
Recipe: Champagne and Cranberries
Cranberries are an easy and festive way to dress up Champagne. Your guests will love watching the cranberries dance in the glass.
Rich ‘n’ Thick Hot Chocolate
Hot Cider Nog
Recipe: Hot Cider Nog
Apple cider combines with eggnog for a delicious holiday twist.
Bloody Mary Bar
Recipe: Bloody Mary Bar
Give just the right amount of kick to your holiday brunch with these perfectly seasoned cocktails.