Daily Archives: December 9, 2010

Theme Thursday: Retro Holiday Cocktail Party

Invite your friends and family over for a night of Holiday fun featuring signature cocktails and a dash of the past.

PEPPERMINT STICKhttp://www.thatsthespirit.com/en/drinks/recipe.asp?recipe_id=2377

* 1 1/2 oz. crème de cacao
* 1 oz. cream
* 1 oz. peppermint schnapps

Mixing instructions:
Shake well with ice, strain into glass and garnish with a small candy cane.

THE GRINCHhttp://cocktails.about.com/od/cocktailrecipes/r/dreamofzen.htm

* 1 oz Zen Green Tea Liqueur
* 1/2 oz Midori Melon Liqueur
* 3 oz mango juice
* white pepper
* 2 oz cream
* mint leaves for garnish
* grated nutmeg for garnish


1. Pour the ingredients into cocktail shaker filled with ice.
2. Shake well.
3. Strain into a Champagne flute.
4. Garnish with a mint leaves and a dash of nutmeg.

WHITE CHRISTMAShttp://cocktails.about.com/od/whiskeyrecipes/r/white_christmas.htm

* 4 oz eggnog
* 1/2 oz white chocolate liqueur
* 1 oz Southern Comfort
* cinnamon stick and edible gold flakes or chocolate flakes for garnish


1. Build the ingredients in to snifter glass and stir lightly.
2. Sprinkle gold or chocolate flakes on top.

Barneys New York Santa Ornament
$15 – barneys.com