“Favorite” is a strong word, but these 11 cocktail recipes really ring our jingle bells. Give them a go yourself during your upcoming holiday celebration. 

Photo by Schweitzer Mountain Resort

Ruby Smash
Après ski cocktail advice from one of Idaho’s most popular ski destinations, this winter-fruit sip is simply grapefruit, Canadian whisky and ginger beer, sent to refresh between runs.
Get the recipe here

Photo by Meliss Hom

Christmas Carol Barrel
From this year’s Miracle Pop-Up cocktail bar program running nationwide, this cocktail, built on the intriguing combo of aquavit, rum and amaro, will put some jolly in your jowls.
Get the recipe here.

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Cinnamon Toast Sour
You guessed right — this sour cocktail takes flavors from your favorite childhood cereal and puts it in this bourbon-forward, egg white-laced cocktail suited for Christmas morning.
Get the recipe here.

Photo by Jan Morris

Trust the Scandinavians to add Christmas spices into the traditional spirit that makes them tick, especially during the holidays. Here, cardamom-infused aquavit melds surprisingly well with lime juice and lingonberries. Get the recipe