Alcoholic Hot Drinks

Best quick and easy festive Alcoholic hot drink recipes for this holiday season, from creamy hot liqueurs to the classic warm mulled wine recipe.

Alcoholic Hot Drinks

Tis the season for warm festive cocktails and spiced winter punches to keep the winter chills away. There is nothing better than that cozy feeling you get when your fingers are wrapped around a warm cup of deliciousness.

Best Christmas hot drink

Whether you want to sip on something comforting and warm after being out in the cold winter air or your hosting a festive party and are looking for something that will please a crowd. We have a cocktail or punch recipe for everyone’s tastes.

12 Best Alcoholic Hot Drinks for the Festive Season

1. Boozy White Hot Chocolate

A warm sweet alcoholic white hot chocolate, amply named “Boozy White Hot Chocolate”. Made with hazelnut liqueur, nutmeg, and cinnamon, this is a Christmas must for a list of the best alcoholic hot drinks. This amazing creation can be found at the

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2. Classic Eggnog

We can’t have a list of the best Christmas alcohol hot drinks and not add the classic Eggnog. Traditionally, Eggnog is served chilled, but you can also heat it, and serve it warm too. This famous winter drink takes a little care and attention to make, but it’s well worth the effort. When you’re ready to serve this festive hot drink garnish it with whipped cream and a sprinkle of cinnamon.

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3. Hot Toddy

This Hot Toddy recipe by Jamie Oliver is a comfort winter cocktail at its best. The lemon and cloves make this the perfect warm winter drink to share with family at any Christmas get-together.

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4. Hot Buttered Rum

Yes, it tastes as good as it sounds. Hot buttered rum. Undeniably, too irresistible not to make some to serve over the colder months. This hot buttered rum is filled with cozy flavors such as cinnamon & apple pie spice. Bellyfull made the perfect hot cocktail recipe to enjoy this winter season.

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5. Mulled Wine

Mulled wine is a traditional warm drink served over the Christmas holidays. This homemade mulled wine recipe is simple to make and takes less than 30 minutes from start to finish. Mulled wine is the perfect hot alcoholic drink to serve after standing in the chilly winter air listening to the Christmas Carol service. It gives you such a warm cozy feeling and tastes so delightful.

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6. Tom and Jerry Drink

We’ve all watched the famous Tom and Jerry cartoons but have you tried the Tom and Jerry rich, silky punch? If not what are you waiting for? This is another hot cocktail that needs a little love, it’s made using a two-part process, the first making the tasty whip. Then make the punch and combine the two, creating the most delicious Christmas cocktail that tastes like warm cookies with a hint of booze.

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7. Hot Spiced Cider

This hot cider recipe is filled with so many flavors that it just makes you think of Christmas. It’s made with vintage cider, cinnamon, cloves, star anise, and ginger syrup, to create a gorgeous steamy cup of spiced cider that will wow your family and friends.

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8. Crock-pot Spiced Cherry Cider Recipe

How beautiful does this spiced cherry cider recipe look? This crock pot cider is simple to prepare, only uses three ingredients, and serves 16, so it’s the perfect recipe for a party. Its bright festive colors and sweet winter flavor is excellent for Christmas.

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9. Slow Cooker Wassail Punch

Having a slow cooker is a must-have when it comes to making hot cocktails and mocktails. Using the slow cooker allows the time needed for those famous festive flavors to combine, leaving you with the most mouth-watering beverages this holiday season. This Wassail punch is easy to make and uses apple cider, orange juice, mulling spices, and spicy ginger that create the best warming winter punch.

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10. Hot Fireball Apple Cider Cocktail

This Hot Fireball Apple Cider Cocktail recipe is just what you need for those snowy winter days. Made with only four ingredients, cider, Fireball whiskey, vanilla vodka, and a dash of sugar for a bit of sweetness. It’s easy to make, delicious to drink, and perfect for the holidays. Go and make yourself a mug of this warm delicious cocktail to sip over the holidays. I think your taste buds will thank you for it.

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11. Pimm's Winter Cup

I’ve only ever drunk Pimm’s as a summer cocktail, but this hot winter recipe takes Pimm’s to a whole new level of scrumptious. It’s made with apple juice infused with caramel, orange, and cinnamon. It tastes as good as it sounds. You slowly simmer the ingredients until the winter flavors have united. Add in a dash of Pimms and you’re ready to serve.

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12. Tequila and Chai Hot Toddy

This Tequila and Chai Hot Toddy recipe is simple to make and tastes so yummy, you’ll wonder why you haven’t made it before. Warm tequila is a sure way to keep the winter chills away and bring some Christmas cheer.

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Alcoholic Hot Drinks

Best Alcoholic Hot Drinks

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Wow, your family, with this amazing list of delicious Christmas hot cocktail recipes and ideas, they're full of festive flavor that will fill your Christmas holidays with cheer.
4.6 from 9 votes
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Course Beverage
Cuisine American, British, French
Servings 2
Calories 100 kcal


  • Select your favorite Christmas hot drink recipes!
    Classic Eggnog, Hot Toddy, Hot Buttered Rum, Mulled Wine, Tom and Jerry Drink, Hot Spiced Cider, Crock-pot Spiced Cherry Cider Recipe, Slow Cooker Wassail Punch, Hot Fireball Apple Cider Cocktail, Pimm's Winter Cup, Tequila and Chai Hot Toddy, Boozy White Hot Chocolate
  • Organize all the required ingredients for your chosen Christmas hot drinks.
  • Prep your festive hot drinks recipe and enjoy.
    Alcoholic Hot Drinks


Calories: 100kcal
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Hopefully you found the hot cocktail for you? If you’re looking for more festive recipe inspiration, check out our best Christmas cupcakes list, or list of luscious red cocktails. I’m sure you’ll find a sweet treat that will go nicely with your winter cocktails.

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The Love Food Feed team wishes you a very merry Christmas and hopes you have a fantastic new year ahead, and remember always to drink in moderation.