I loved these christmas drinks! Even if you do not follow the exact instructions just use a glass with christmas decoration and make your own festive fashionable cocktail! OMG! I have lost the link and can not remember where I found them… but the recipes rock! Have a look!!!
Candy Cane Martini
Aside from the Gingerbread Martini (or even as well as, if you’re feeling adventurous) the guys at Dirty Martini, Covent Garden have invented a Candy Cane MartiniGlass: Martini
Garnish: Candy Cane
30ml Absolut Vanilla
15ml Peppermint Schnapps
25ml Club Soda
Step one: Stir Vanilla Vodka and peppermint schnapps together over ice for one minute.
Step two: Add the soda and then double strain into a chilled martini glass.
Garnish: Biscuit rim
30ml Buffalo Trace
10ml ginger monin syrup
5ml butterscotch schnapps
1 dash angostura bitters
1 slice fresh ginger
25ml pressed apple juic
Method: Add ingredients into a Boston glass and shake thoroughly.
Mulled White Wine Cocktail
Bored of traditional mulled wine? Try this alternative, a mulled white wine cocktail.
½ lemon (about 2 inches wide)
½ orange (about 2 ½ inches wide)
4 kumquats (each about 1 inch long)
2 tablespoons honey
1/3 to ½ cup sugar
6 whole cloves
6 whole allspice
2 cinnamon sticks (each 3 inches long)
2 bottles (750 ml each) dry white wine
Step one: Thinly slice the lemon and the kumquats, quarter the orange and discard any seeds and put the fruit into a pan.
Step two: Add the honey, sugar, cloves, and allspice.
Step three: Cut the cinnamon sticks lengthwise into thin strips.
Step four: Add the cinnamon and two cups of water to the pan.
Step five: Bring to the boil, then reduce heat and boil gently for five minutes.
Step six: Add the wine and heat for about eight minutes.
Step seven: Keep warm on a low heat, and ladle into heatproof cups or wine glasses.
I wish you a Merry Christmas and may all your fashionable dreams come true!