Show me recipes for shaken cocktails with a winter theme.

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I have found a few shaken cocktail recipes with a winter theme that you might enjoy: 1. Cocktail ID: 8669 2. Cocktail ID: 8366 3. Cocktail ID: 8629 These cocktails have high ratings and are shaken, alcoholic drinks perfect for the winter season. Feel free to explore the ingredients and details of each cocktail to find the one that suits your taste preferences!
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You asked: Winter-themed shaken cocktail recipes. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.

Winter pimms punch

Winter Pimm's Punch is a warming and fruity cocktail, ideal for the colder months and festive gatherings. It's a twist...

Brandy (500ml), Apple Juice (1500ml), Orange (3), Apple (3), Pimm's No. 1 (500ml), Cinnamon (2)

6 ingredients
4.9 / 5

Winter Waltz

Devised by legendary NOLA cocktail bar French 75 bartender, Chris Hannah, this is a delightful take on the Sazerac with...

Angostura Bitters (Dash), Rye Whiskey (60ml), Amaro (15ml), Allspice Dram (7.5ml)

4 ingredients
4.84 / 5

Winter Sidecar

A take on the classic sidecar, this delicious number used cognac and cinnamon to help bring a wonderful balance.

Cognac (60ml), Cinnamon (Teaspoon), White vermouth (30ml), Orange juice (15ml), Sugar Syrup (Teaspoon)

5 ingredients
4.6 / 5

Warm Bourbon Cider

A delicious hot cider drink with wonderful undertones of cinnamon and nutmeg.

Ginger (3 teaspoons), Nutmeg (3 teaspoons), Bourbon (300ml), Cinnamon (6 teaspoons), Cider (2000ml)

5 ingredients
4.5 / 5

Creamy Winter Tipple

The Creamy Winter Tipple is a rich and indulgent cocktail that combines the smooth, velvety texture of Bailey's Irish Cream...

Bailey's (45ml), Whiskey (90ml)

2 ingredients
3.89 / 5

Cinnamon Cracker

The Cinnamon Cracker cocktail is a delightful fusion of sweet and spice. This cocktail combines the refreshing taste of apple...

Apple Juice (120ml), Vodka (60ml), Cinnamon (Pinch)

3 ingredients
3.85 / 5

The North Pole

This lip-smacking indulgent drink takes some really rich flavours and balances them out nicely in this decadent chocolate cocktail. Just...

Coffee liqueur (30ml), Vodka (60ml), Ginger (Eighth of a teaspoon), Sugar Syrup (15ml), Vanilla Essence (Half teaspoon), Cream (60ml), Chocolate Syrup (30ml)

7 ingredients
3.7 / 5

Southern Winter Cup

Move over mulled wine and make way for The Southern Winter Cup, the ultimate winter warmer this Christmas. Expert cocktail...

Whiskey (180ml), Apple Juice (500ml), Sugar (Pinch), Cider (1000ml), Angostura Bitters (Dash)

5 ingredients
3.59 / 5

A Very Merry Christmas

A Very Merry Christmas cocktail is the perfect way to add festive cheer to any holiday celebration. This delicious drink...

Coconut rum (30ml), Vodka (30ml), Peach Schnapps (30ml), Orange juice (Dash), Cranberry Juice (Top up)

5 ingredients
3.55 / 5

Spiced Pumpkin Punch

If ever a cocktail was made to be served at a Halloween party, then it was this Spiced Pumpkin Punch.

Honey (Teaspoon), Lemon Juice (30ml), Ginger (Half Teaspoon), Ginger Beer (90ml), Cinnamon (Half Teaspoon), Bourbon (60ml), Pumpkin Puree (30ml)

7 ingredients
3.5 / 5


We've collated some quick fire Q&A's on the question to help you find exactly what you're looking for.

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What ingredients are commonly used in winter cocktails?

Winter cocktails often feature warming spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger, as well as flavors like apple, citrus, and dark spirits such as whiskey or brandy.

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How can I make a cocktail feel more wintery?

To give a cocktail a winter feel, use spices like cinnamon or nutmeg, incorporate seasonal fruits like cranberries or citrus, and use spirits known for their warmth like whiskey or rum.

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Are there any special techniques for making winter cocktails?

Winter cocktails may involve techniques like muddling spices or warming ingredients before mixing. Shaking with ice can also help create a frosty appearance, enhancing the winter vibe.

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How should I serve winter cocktails?

Serve winter cocktails in sturdy glassware that can handle hot or cold beverages. Garnish with seasonal elements like cinnamon sticks, orange slices, or fresh cranberries.

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Can I make winter cocktails in large batches?

Yes, winter cocktails can be made in large batches, especially punches. Just mix the base ingredients ahead of time and keep them refrigerated. Add any carbonated components just before serving.

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