The holidays might be over, but that doesn’t mean your days of entertaining in the cold are. It can be hard to get people out to the club when there’s a snowstorm outdoors, but a winter house party is always a popular option. If you're planning on having friends over anytime soon, you’ll need a good drink that will keep the crowd happy that isn’t eggnog. After all, that ship has definitely sailed. Here are a few drink options that will incorporate the flavors of the season while also keeping your friends warm and fuzzy inside.
Frostbite Tequila Cocktail
If you’re looking for the best way to celebrate a snow-day weekend with your friends or just need an excuse to break-out that blue curacao you got on a whim, here’s your best option. It’s a festive drink that will definitely make a serious statement at your next party. Here’s the recipe.
Smoky Sage Punch
A huge party always means you need a house punch. This punch uses deep herbal flavors to spice things up for the whole crowd to enjoy. Get the recipe here.
Almost a Collins
A twist on the popular Vodka Collins, this cocktail adds in a winter-flavor by incorporating the seasonal Blood Orange into the mix. Try it here.
Sparkling Bourbon Pear
The combination of pear puree and bourbon brings a buttery texture to a smooth drink that will tide you over during the last months of this cold winter. Enjoy the recipe here.
For those who want to upgrade their regular old hot chocolate, this drink adds a delightful infusion of peppermint to create a refreshing and hearty drink to enjoy with friends. Here’s how to get the drink.
Pomegranate Moscow Mule
Another twist on an old classic, this drink bring a new exciting element to a drink that's usually just hidden behind those copper mugs. The addition of pomegranate adds a tart flavor to spice things up. It’ll get you really excited for the warm spring that’s right around the corner, too. Here’s how to get the taste.
Earl Grey Hot Toddy
If you’re one of those people who can’t live without your warm cup of tea in the cold, this cocktail makes it so you don’t have to go around double fisting at the party. It’s a combination of your favorite things. Here’s the recipe.
Rosemary Rum Punch
For a super woodsy and rustic drink perfect for a weekend away in the forest, this drink is a crowd-pleaser. Get the recipe for this fun punch here.
Crock-Pot Butterbeer Rum
If you and your friends are planning a Harry Potter movie marathon, this is definitely the right drink to indulge in. You’ll almost feel like you’re with Harry and the gang at Madame Rosmerta’s. Here’s the recipe.
This blend of citrus flavors is the best way to incorporate this seasonal fruit while also preparing yourself for the warm months that are ahead. Get the drink recipe here.
Yet another twist on this old favorite, this recipe uses everyone’s favorite white wine to change things up. Here’s the recipe.