4 Holiday Cocktails to Relax, Relate and Release

With the holidays just around the corner , there will be lots of shopping, holiday cards, family dinners and parties to prepare for and what mom doesn’t enjoy a delicious gingerbread martini or spiked coffee nog every now and then, especially during their “ME” time!  So wheter you’re putting together a holiday soiree or having a quiet night at home, here is a list of holiday  recipes to get you in the holiday mood. Enjoy!

 Spiked Coffee Nog:

Spiked-Coffee-Nog

 · 1-1/2 cups Hot brewed coffee

· 1/3 cup Coffee-mate Eggnog Latte

· 2 oz. Spiced rum

· Whipped cream

· Ground nutmeg

-Divide coffee, Coffee-mate and rum between two mugs. Top each with whipped cream and sprinkle of nutmeg.

 Gingerbread Martini:

 · 1-1/2 oz. DiVine Vodka

· 1/2 oz. Brandy

· 2 oz. Coffee-mate Gingerbread Latte

· Cinnamon to garnish

-Shake all ingredients together with ice in a shaker and strain into chilled martini glass. Garnish with cinnamon.

Hot Buttered White Chocolate Caramel Espresso

  

· 1 tsp. Brown sugar

· 1 tsp. Slightly softened butter

· 2 oz. Espresso

· 2 Tbsp. Coffee-mate White Chocolate Caramel Latte, heated

· 1 oz. rum

-Blend sugar and butter together in coffee mug; add hot espresso, Coffee-mate and rum and stir until sugar is dissolved.

 Cinnamon Bun-derful:

  • Vanilla Frosting
  • 8 ounces hot coffee
  • 1 ounces cinnamon syrup (homemade or store-bought)
  • 2-3 Tablespoons Coffee-mate French Vanilla
  • Cinnamon schnapps

-Rim 10 oz. coffee mug or heat-proof glass with vanilla frosting. Add hot coffee and remaining ingredients; stir. Serve.

(Homemade Cinnamon Syrup Recipe: In a saucepan over low-medium heat, combine equal parts water and brown sugar. Add either a tablespoon of ground cinnamon, or 2-3 cinnamon sticks, and heat until almost boiling, stirring occasionally.)

 

For more great holiday recipes visit www.coffee-mate.com or www.divinevodka.com.

Comments

  1. All of these sound good right now!

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