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17 Christmas Martini Recipes to Sip on This Holiday Season

Make your holidays merry and bright with these delightful Christmas martini recipes!

From hearty eggnog martini to gingerbread-inspired booze and refreshing snowflake martini, there’s something for every mood.

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Whether you’re looking for a signature holiday drink or something simple yet fun, I have you covered.

The holidays are about relaxation, good food, and a cocktail.

And these festive concoctions are a fantastic way to liven up your holiday season. 

So grab your shaker, get your bottle of spirits, and mix up some merry martinis!

1. White Christmas Martini

Relax and slow down after a long day of holiday buzz with this White Christmas cocktail!

Made with vodka, white chocolate liqueur, and creme de cacao, it’s a delightful concoction.

It features the smooth creaminess of half-and-half for the ultimate holiday drink.

And who knows? After one sip of this drink, you might be ready to conquer the holiday rush again.

2. Mistletoe Martini

The mistletoe martini is a festive and merry cocktail that captures the spirit of the holidays.

Sweet and tart, this drink is made with vanilla vodka, cranberry juice, and elderflower liqueur.

It has a dash of simple syrup to round out the fruity and boozy taste.

Garnish it with fresh cranberries and a sprig of mint for a truly magical treat.

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Get ready to sip a little holiday cheer, and don’t forget to share!

3. Sugar Cookie Martini

The holidays are here, and you know what that means: it’s cookie time!

But sometimes, cookies just aren’t enough.

That’s why I love turning the classic cookie goodness into a boozy drink.

This drink combines vanilla vodka, Irish cream, whole milk, and an ounce of amaretto.

Sweet, creamy, and oh-so-tasty, this martini is sure to bring a smile to your face.

4. Eggnog Martini

If you’ve never tried an eggnog martini, you’re missing out. It’s about to become your new favorite holiday cocktail!

The combination of vanilla vodka and amaretto with the smoothness of eggnog is absolutely incredible. 

There’s also the sweetness of caramel and the warmth of cinnamon that enhances this drink.

This cocktail will definitely put you in the Christmas spirit!

5. Gingerbread Martini

The holidays are all about indulging in the things you love. This hearty martini is the ultimate way to do that!

It’s a rich, creamy drink with a hint of spice that’ll make you feel fuzzy.

This concoction features gingerbread’s sweet and spicy flavors with the crisp taste of vodka.

One sip of this drink will make your chilly holiday night even cozier. It’ll tantalize your tastebuds and warm your heart!

6. Peppermint Martini

This peppermint martini is the perfect way to get your holiday spirit in full swing!

It’s sweet, creamy, and minty with a hint of vodka, making this a delicious and festive drink.

Enjoy it as an after-dinner treat or as a festive dessert cocktail.

If you want to amp up the deliciousness, rim the glass with crushed peppermints.

7. Grinch Martini

What do you do if you’re not feeling particularly cheery as the holiday approaches? You make a Grinch martini!

This drink is a delightful blend of vanilla vodka, white chocolate liqueur, and mint.

A glass of Grinch martini is the perfect way to shake off the bad vibes!

8. Cranberry Martini

This tart and tantalizing cranberry martini are like a party in a glass!

It’s made with fresh cranberry juice, vodka, and orange liqueur that’ll liven up any gathering.

The vibrant red hue of this cocktail will add a fun splash of color to your night. So grab a glass and get ready to shake it up!

9. Tiramisu Martini

Kick off the festivities with this sweet, decadent tiramisu martini!

Loaded with vanilla vodka, amaretto, and coffee liqueur, this drink is like a boozy dessert.

Drizzle it with chocolate sauce for an extra decadent touch guaranteed to delight.

Enjoy the velvety smooth flavor of coffee, chocolate, and cream with every sip.

10. Chocolate Martini

This Christmas, you need a chocolate martini in your life.

Imagine the most decadent, richly-scented chocolate you’ve ever tasted.

Now, imagine it’s made with Irish whisky, chocolate liqueur, and a dash of vodka.

The result is a beautifully chocolatey, boozy drink that’ll make your celebration special. 

It’s the perfect drink when you have a sweet tooth that won’t quit this holiday season.

11. Espresso Martini

What’s better than a hot cup of coffee on Christmas morning? An espresso martini!

This festive season, make this silky smooth espresso martini for a genuinely luxurious taste.

It features a mix of espresso, vodka, and coffee liqueur, mingling the caffeine kick with alcohol.

This cocktail is perfect for bringing a little Christmas comfort to your celebrations.

12. Snowflake Martini

It’s the most wonderful time of the year to drink!

Get into the spirit of the season with a snowflake martini in hand.

It’s a fun cocktail to put you in the right mood for Christmas.

Made with blue Curaçao, pineapple juice, and coconut, it’s cool and refreshing.

And if you really want to make this cocktail shine? Pour it into a glass with a coconut-flaked rim!

13. Santa Clausmopolitan

Santa Claus is coming to town, and it’s time to prepare the merriest drink.

And a Santa Clausmopolitan is the exact drink you need!

It features a festive blend of cranberry, vodka, orange, and lime.

The sweet notes of cranberry complement the citrusy flavors with a vodka kick.

This drink will have you singing Christmas carols all night long and keep your spirits high!

14. Pumpkin Pie Martini

Looking for a comforting drink to make you feel like you’re in the heart of the season?

Then, fill your glasses with this pumpkin pie martini!

With one sip, you’ll enjoy the warmth of pumpkin pie and the sophistication of a martini. 

It’s made by mixing pumpkin puree, vodka, and dark rum for a creamy, boozy treat.

A dash of maple syrup and vanilla extract lends a delicate sweetness that enhances the flavors.

15. Pecan Pie Martini

The holidays won’t be complete without a sweet, decadent pecan pie.

But if you’re looking for a fun twist on the classic, turn it into a martini!

Made with Rumchata, creme de cacao, bourbon, and half-and-half, it’s a creamy delight with warm flavors.

It’s served on a glass with a caramel-coated rim with finely chopped pecans.

The result is a crisp, sweet drink that tastes like the holiday with every sip.

16. Pomegranate Martini

Nothing says “Christmas” like a fruity martini.

And this simple pomegranate cocktail will make your holiday parties extra festive!

It has vodka, pomegranate juice, triple sec, and lemon juice.

The flavors blend into a sweet and tart delight that’ll make you crave more.

It has a bright red hue which makes a fantastic addition to your holiday spread!

Trust me, your mood will instantly light up with one sip of this fruity drink!

17. Baileys Red Velvet Cupcake Chocolate Martini

If you love red velvet cupcakes, you’ll love this cocktail. It’s just as delicious!

This red velvet-flavored martini is guaranteed to delight your guests.

It combines the smooth, creamy Baileys red velvet cupcake with vanilla vodka and chocolate liqueur.

The sweet, chocolatey blend is poured into chocolate-rimmed martini glasses for extra decadence.

Each sip will transport you to a holiday wonderland where everything is warm and fuzzy.

17 Christmas Martini Recipes to Sip on This Holiday Season

These Christmas martini recipes will light up any holiday! From sugar cookie to eggnog to gingerbread, you’ll love these festive boozy concoctions.


  • White Christmas Martini

  • Mistletoe Martini

  • Sugar Cookie Martini

  • Eggnog Martini

  • Gingerbread Martini

  • Peppermint Martini

  • Grinch Martini

  • Cranberry Martini

  • Tiramisu Martini

  • Chocolate Martini

  • Espresso Martini

  • Snowflake Martini

  • Santa Clausmopolitan

  • Pumpkin Pie Martini

  • Pecan Pie Martini

  • Pomegranate Martini

  • Baileys Red Velvet Cupcake Chocolate Martini


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Hey there! I'm Kim. I love running, cooking, and curling up with a good book! I share recipes for people who LOVE good food, but want to keep things simple :)

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