Best Holiday Cocktails For 2021 - Lassou Blog

The holidays are fast approaching and you know what that means? It's time to start planning your holiday party menu! But, with so many recipes out there, it can be hard to pick the one that suits you best. Fortunately for you, we've got just the thing: our top picks for holiday cocktails in 2021. We're sure these festive cocktails will help make your next event unforgettable! 

For alcohol-free holiday recipes, check out this blog. 

Gingerbread Martini


  • 90ml - Sapling vodka
  • 90ml - Irish Cream
  • 2 tsp. Gingerbread Syrup 
  • 1/2 tsp. Vanilla Extract
  • 60ml - Cream


Pour all ingredients into a cocktail shaker and shake it well. Strain into a martini glass and garnish with whipped cream and crushed gingerbread cookies.

Gingerbread Martini - Best Holiday Cocktails For 2021 - Lassou Blog

Super Simple Eggnog 

Recipe - Black Cow Vodka


  • 225ml Black Cow Christmas Spirit
  • 3 eggs
  • 75g caster sugar
  • 300ml full fat milk
  • 150ml double cream
  • Pinch of ground cinnamon
  • Pinch of ground nutmeg


Grab two bowls from the cupboard, crack your eggs and separate the yolks from the whites into their respected bowls.

Whisk the egg yolks and half of the sugar until light and frothy. Add the milk, cream, Black Cow Christmas Spirit, and spices. Stir until thoroughly mixed. Then whisk the egg whites and the rest of the sugar until fairly stiff.

Fold the egg whites and alcohol mixture into the yolk bowl, combining everything together and gently whisk one last time. Pour into a sealable bottle and store in the fridge to chill until ready to serve.

When serve, add a light dusting of cinnamon powder and grating of nutmeg.

Super Simple Eggnog - Best Holiday Cocktails For 2021 - Lassou Blog


Recipe - Warner's Distillery

Sloesecco? Yep, it is super easy to make, it's bloomin' delicious and brings some festive mood in the house! 



Pour your Sloe Gin into a flute glass. Top up with your fave Prosecco and enjoy!

Sloeseccco - Best Holiday Cocktails For 2021 - Lassou Blog

The Reverend's Negroni

Recipe - Reverend Hubert

A fantastic winter version of the Italian classic. 



Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a chilled glass over ice. Garnish with a slice of clementine zest, twisted to release the oil.

The Reverend's Negroni - Best Holiday Cocktails For 2021 - Lassou Blog

The Wibble

Recipe - Portobello Road Gin

The WIbble is a fresh take on gin sour but with a distinct hit of fresh berry flavours. 


Add all ingredients to an ice filled shaker and shake well. Strain into a glass (coupe or sours glass will be a perfect fit). Garnish with a lemon twist.

The Wibble - Best Holiday Cocktails For 2021 - Lassou Blog

Kumquat Margarita

Recipe - FAIR

This Fair Kumquat Liqueur is the perfect Triple Sec alternative as it with more citrus flavours, less sugar, and less alcohol content. So, next time you're in a mood for Margarita, try it with this liqueur, you won't regret it. 



Add the ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake well. Then stir the cocktail into a coupette glass and garnish with a lime wedge or a rosemary sprig. 

Kumquat Margarita - Best Holiday Cocktails For 2021 - Lassou Blog

Vermouth Rum Manhattan

Manhattan is a classic. But have you tried it with Don Q rum? 

Recipe - Don Q Rum


Stir rum, vermouth and ice. Strain into a chilled Manhattan cocktail glass. Garnish with cherry.

Vermouth Ruum Manhattan - Best Holiday Cocktails For 2021 - Lassou Blog

The Queen's Knees

Add a little sparkle to your holiday mood with this amazing tipple from Avallen!



Add ingredients (except the champagne) to a cocktail glass (martini/coupe style). Stir with a teaspoon until the honey has dissolved. Top with chilled champagne and add a small orange peel for extra dazzle. ⁠⠀

The Queen's Knees -Best Holiday Cocktails For 2021 - Lassou Blog

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