Are you having guests over during the holidays? Wow your friends and family with these unique and festive Holland America Line cocktails that will make the party even more memorable! Infusing all of the flavors of the season, the delicious concoctions will fill your guests with holiday cheer!
CANDY CANE MARTINI
1.5 oz Vanilla Absolut Vodka
1 oz White Crème de Cacao
.5oz Peppermint Schnapps
Powdered Candy Cane rimmer glass
1 Candy Cane hung on the rim
Mix Vanilla Absolut Vodka, White Crème de Cacao and Peppermint Schnapps, shake and strain. Garnish with crushed candy cane and hang one candy cane on the rim of the glass.
CHRISTMAS COOKIE COCKTAIL
1 oz Peppermint Schnapps
1 oz Kahlua
1 oz Bailey’s Irish Cream
* If served as shooter use .75 oz each
(can also be served as a shooter*)
Cookie crumbles around the rim of the glass
Combine all ingredients in a shaker and add ice. Shake and strain into glass. Garnish with the cookie crumbles.
HAVE YOURSELF A BERRY LITTLE COCKTAIL
1 oz Vodka
.5 oz Creme de Cassis
1 oz Cranberry Juice
.25 oz Simple Syrup
2 oz Champagne
Garnish: 2 raspberries on a pick
Combine all ingredients except the Champagne in a shaker. Shake and pour into the glass. Top with Champagne.
JINGLE BELL JULEP
Fresh Mint Leaves
1.5 oz Maker’s Mark
.5 oz Triple Sec
Garnish: Mint Sprig
Muddle mint leaves. Combine all ingredients in a shaker, Add ice, shake then pour into the glass.
1.5 oz Vodka
1 oz Cold Espresso
3 oz Cream
5. oz Vanilla Syrup
Pinch of Nutmeg
Garnish: melted chocolate rim
Combine all ingredients in a shaker, add ice, shake and pour into the glass. Dip rim into melted chocolate.
*Can also be offered blended.
.75 Bailey’s Irish Cream
.75 Monin Gingerbread Syrup
Combine all ingredients in a shaker, shake and pour into glass.
All of these cocktails will be served on board, and if you missed celebrating with us this season check out our 2019 Holiday cruises!