Christmas is a time for family, friends, and of course, lots of delicious food and drinks! If you're looking for a festive drink that doesn't include alcohol, check out our list of the 10 best non-alcoholic Christmas drinks.
From hot chocolate to eggnog, these drinks are sure to keep you merry and bright!
1. Candy Cane Christmas Mocktails
What could be more festive than enjoying a delicious and refreshing Candy Cane Christmas Mocktail during the holiday season? This festive drink is perfect for any celebration and is easy to make.
Simply combine cranberry juice, vodka, and peppermint Schnapps in a shaker filled with ice. Shake well and strain into a glass. Serve with a candy cane stirrer for a sweet and festive touch. Cheers!
2. Christmas Pudding Mocktail
This Christmas, ditch the heavy pudding and opt for something lighter – a Christmas pudding mocktail!
With all the flavor of the traditional pudding, this mocktail is perfect for those who want to enjoy the festive season without overindulging.
To make, simply combine all the ingredients in a blender and blitz until smooth. Serve over ice and garnish with a sprig of rosemary or a cinnamon stick.
So, if you’re looking for a dessert that’s both festive and refreshing, give this Christmas pudding mocktail a try!
Eggnog is a popular Christmas drink made from eggs, milk, sugar, and liquor. It is usually served cold or warm, with a whipped cream topping and nutmeg on top. Eggnog is a rich and creamy drink, and a little goes a long way.
It is easy to make and can be enjoyed by people of all ages.
4. S’mores Hot Chocolate
The holidays are a great time for cozy fireside chats with friends and loved ones. And what goes better with a cozy fireside chat than a nice, steaming mug of hot chocolate? This year, step up your hot chocolate game by making s’mores hot chocolate!
This delicious treat is made by combining all the classic flavors of a s’more – chocolate, marshmallows, and graham crackers – into rich and creamy hot chocolate. It’s the perfect drink to warm you up on a cold winter’s night.
5. Christmas Mimosa Mocktails
Mimosas are the perfect drink for any occasion, but they’re especially festive during the holiday season. If you’re looking for a Christmas-themed twist on the classic mimosa, look no further than the Christmas Mimosa Mocktail.
This refreshing mocktail is made with orange juice, cranberry juice, and a splash of sparkling wine or lemon-lime soda. It’s the perfect balance of sweetness and tartness, and it’s sure to get you in the holiday spirit.
To make a Christmas Mimosa Mocktail, simply combine equal parts orange juice, cranberry juice, and sparkling wine or lemon-lime soda in a glass. Garnish with a sprig of rosemary or a citrus wedge, and enjoy!
6. Homemade Ginger Ale
This festive drink is perfect for sipping on while trimming the tree or sharing with friends and family. Ginger ale is easy to make at home with just a few simple ingredients.
All you need is fresh ginger, lemons, sugar, and water. Start by boiling water and sugar together to create a simple syrup. Then, add in the grated ginger and lemon juice. Once everything is combined, let the mixture cool before bottling it up.
For an extra special touch, try serving your ginger ale with a sprig of rosemary or a cinnamon stick. It's the perfect way to spread some holiday cheer!
7. Non-Alcoholic Mulled Wine
This Christmas, why not try a non-alcoholic mulled wine? It's a delicious and festive way to enjoy the holiday season without the booze.
There are plenty of products online for non-alcoholic mulled wine, so you can find one that suits your taste. Or, if you're feeling adventurous, you can even make your own!
Mulled wine is typically made with red wine, spices, and fruit. But there's no reason you can't enjoy a white or rosé version as well. So whatever your preference, there's a non-alcoholic mulled wine out there for you.
Cheers to a boozy-free Christmas!
8. Pomegranate Mocktails
Pomegranate mocktails are the perfect way to enjoy the delicious taste of pomegranate without alcohol. These refreshing drinks are perfect for any occasion, and they can be easily made at home with just a few simple ingredients.
Pomegranate juice is the key ingredient in these mocktails, and it can be easily found at most grocery stores. You can also use pomegranate syrup or pomegranate molasses as a shortcut to make these drinks even easier.
To make a pomegranate mocktail, simply combine pomegranate juice with sparkling water or club soda. You can also add a splash of lime juice or grenadine for extra flavor. If you want a little sweetness, you can add simple syrup or honey to taste.
9. Non Alcoholic Sangria
Sangria is a refreshing drink that is generally made with wine, fruits, and some spices.
Non-alcoholic sangria is a great alternative for those who do not drink wine or want a lower alcohol content in their drink. This type of sangria is made with fruit juices, sparkling water, and some type of non-alcoholic sparkling wine, such as Moscato d'Asti.
There are many different ways that you can make non-alcoholic sangria, so feel free to experiment with different fruits and juices until you find a combination that you like.
Once you have your ingredients, simply combine them in a pitcher and refrigerate for at least an hour so that the flavors can meld together. Serve over ice, and enjoy!
10. Pumpkin Pie Punch
Looking for an alcohol-free Christmas drink that's sure to please everyone? Look no further than pumpkin pie punch! This delicious and festive punch is made with real pumpkin puree and is perfect for kids and adults alike.
Top it off with some whipped cream and cinnamon, and you've got a holiday treat that's sure to be a hit!