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Christmas Drinks

Find festive cocktail and mocktail ideas, recipes for gifts to make, and wine to match festive foods. Plus, discover Waitrose Cellar, our specialist online wine and spirits shop

Christmas Cocktails

Conquer the cocktail trolley and celebrate the tastes of Christmas with these festive drinks recipes

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Christmas MOCktail Recipes

Superb alcohol-free options that are perfect for the festive season

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Stars in their eyes

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Deep in the valley

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HOT serves

Gather round the fire with some festive spices and let these winter warmers take the chill out

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Choc-orange buttered rum

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The spiced toddy

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The apres ski

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The (chest) nutcracker sweet

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Christmas In a Bottle

Home-made gifts are always appreciated at this time of year – especially ones filled with such seasonal spirit. These recipes take a couple of weeks to infuse their flavour, but they're definitely worth the wait...

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Spiced clementine gin

Try the recipe

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Mince pie vodka

Try the recipe

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Bramble berry rum

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Gingerbread chai liqueur

Try the recipe


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Christmas food & drink matching

Discover how to match your menu to your bottle of choice, with expert wine recommendations to go with your turkey, gammon and game

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How to make eggnog

Find out how to make a classic eggnog with our easy how-to guide

Step-by-step recipe

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Christmas wine

Find exceptional wines from passionate producers, festive fizz, cases, sensational spirits and beautifully presented gifts guaranteed to thrill...

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