6 Vodka Recipes For Christmas

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Christmas is around the corner, and now is the time to get all prepped up to celebrate it in ways like never before with the best vodka recipes for Christmas. 

And nothing beats the presence of good food and drinks when it comes to celebrating festivities. To top it all, when food is accompanied by nice cocktails instead of just boring drinks, it heightens the experience altogether. If you want to keep drinking for the whole night without feeling wasted, cocktails are the best. Also, balancing drinking with food bites is another smart idea not to call it a night too soon. 

If you are bored of all those age-old cocktails, why not try something new this Christmas. Surprisingly, Christmas cocktails are more about hot chocolate versions, and you should look forward to all the chocolate cocktail recipes mentioned here. Toasting to new vodka cocktails, here are some of the best vodka recipes to try for this Christmas.

Best Vodka Recipes For Christmas in New York

1. Chocolate Martini

If you are a chocolate lover, this vodka recipe has to be a must-try this Christmas. It’s super easy and convenient to make as well. For this, you need:

  • Melted chocolate
  • Chocolate syrup
  • Irish cream liqueur
  • Chocolate liqueur
  • Vodka of your choice
  • Crushed ice

Take thin stemmed glasses and brush their insides with melted chocolate. Let the glass chill in the refrigerator for a while. Now, take a shaker and pour the rest of your ingredients in it, i.e., cream and chocolate liqueur, vodka, and chocolate syrup along with crushed ice. Shake it well such that all ingredients mix well, and the shaker gets chilled.  

You can keep the shaker in the refrigerator if you are not serving immediately. Pour them into the glasses brushed with chocolate and enjoy the cocktail chilled. 

2. Easy Peasy Cocktail

If you are looking for a quick vodka cocktail recipe, this is the best you can go with. For a quick and easiest vodka cocktail, all you need is:

  • Any flavored vodka of your choice
  • Simple syrup of your choice
  • Fresh lemon juice
  • Whipped cream

Now take a shaker and add all the ingredients mentioned above into it, except the whipped cream. Next, add some crushed ice to it as well, and shake it well. 

Pour the cocktail from the shaker into your cocktail glasses when needed. Top the glasses with whipped cream and garnish with rose petals. That’s it; you are now done with your easiest and quickest vodka recipe. 

3. Icelandic Hot Chocolate

How about a vodka dessert that can throw away your entire winter chill on Christmas Eve? How about a hot sip of chocolate blended well with your favorite vodka? Sounds interesting? Let’s have a look at this amazing vodka recipe perfect for this Christmas. All you need is:

  • Pristine vodka ( not the flavored ones)
  • Hot chocolate
  • Sprinkles
  • Whipped cream

What dessert is not perfect without the presence of chocolate in it? For this, in a double boiler, melt your favorite chocolate compound. Once it is well melted, pour it into the cups you want to serve the dessert. Fill the cup with hot chocolate up to 3/4th cup, and now add your favorite vodka over it. Stir it for a while. 

For garnishing, top it with fresh thick whipped cream and sprinkles. You can also add choco chips on the top. Serve it hot to your chocolate lover guests, and they will love it. 

4. Mistletoe Shots

If you can find amazing products as lime Jell-O nearby your place, you can make this absolutely easy vodka cocktail in a hurry as well. For this, all you need is:

  • Vodka
  • Water
  • Jell-O packets
  • Whipped cream
  • Mint leaves for garnishing

Start by heating a cup of water over a pan. Add your Jell-O packet into and stir it until it’s mixed in the water completely. Turn off the heat and add vodka to it. Store this mixture in the refrigerator if you are not serving immediately. 

When serving, take out the mixture chilled mixture from the refrigerator and pour it into your shot glasses. You can garnish it with whipped cream and mint on the top. 

You can replace the Jell-O packets with readymade chocolate pudding mix to make cocoa pudding shots as well. Not only chocolate pudding, but you can also replace it with any other flavor as per your choice. 

5. Candy Cane Cocktail

No doubt, cocktails are easy to prepare, and this one is no exception. All you need to make a candy cane cocktail is:

  • Crushed candy cane
  • Vodka
  • Whipped cream

The only main thing you need to have are the candy canes. Just add crushed candy canes in a mason jar and pour vodka over it. You can use flavored vodka as well. Shake it well and refrigerate the mixture for a few good hours. 

Serve it cold as it is with a whipped cream topping, or you can choose to add hot chocolate to it as well (if you haven’t used the flavored vodka). That’s it; your go-to Christmas vodka cocktail is all ready to serve.

If you have coffee lovers, you can add another twist to this cocktail by adding brewed coffee to it. You can do a lot with your vodka cocktails, and that’s what they are known for. 

6. Classic Eggnog

Haven’t tried your hands on eggnog recipe yet? How about getting started with classic eggnog? Eggnog is a mixture of egg yolks, milk, and cream. Here is how you can make a cocktail out of it. The ingredients you need to have are:

  • 2 cup milk
  • At least six egg yolks
  • Cinnamon powder
  • Ground nutmeg
  • Granulated sugar
  • Whipped cream
  • Unflavored vodka
  • Vanilla essence

For getting started, put a pan over heat and add milk to it. Now, add a tablespoon of vanilla, nutmeg, and cinnamon powder to it. Bring the mixture to a boil. In a separate bowl, whisk egg yolks and then pour heated mixture over it in batches and mix it well along with vodka. 

Now, heat this mixture again for a while. Refrigerate it, pour it into the glasses, and top with whipped cream. 

Your Turn

So, are you all set to make your own vodka cocktails for Christmas in New York? Get started now. Don’t forget to order Pristine Vodka in New York to extract the best flavor from the vodka recipes for Christmas.