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30 Festive Christmas Cocktails With Vodka

Christmas is just around the corner and that can only mean one thing: it’s time for some festive holiday cocktails with vodka!

Whether you are looking for a delicious hot drink to enjoy on a cold winter night by the fire, or something refreshing to sip as you go carolling through your neighborhood, we have got you covered.

Read below for 30 of our favorite Christmas-themed drinks made with vodka.

Christmas cocktails with vodka

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The Best Christmas Vodka Cocktails

Every family has their own holiday traditions.

Some families have a tradition of walking around the neighborhood singing Christmas carols while others have a tradition of sitting by the fire with hot cocoa and watching old movies together.

Whatever your family’s traditions are, there is one thing that should be on everyone’s list: cocktails!  

Vodka is the ideal alcohol for your Christmas cocktails because it goes with so many different mixers and is especially great with the classic holiday flavors of cranberry and peppermint. 

 Whether you are looking for something refreshing or something warm, we got you covered below.  

Happy holidays (and happy drinking)!

Our Top Choices For Christmas Cocktails With Vodka

Here are our favorite vodka cocktails for the holidays. These are the ones I serve year in and out and they always get a great reception. 

Oh and by the way, if you want to give the gift of a cocktail this holiday season, make sure to check out our recipe for Candy Cane Infused Vodka. It makes a wonderful hostess gift. 

Gingerbread Moscow Mule

Gingerbread Moscow Mule cocktail recipe


I’ve always been a Moscow Mule fan and since I discovered this delicious gingerbread version, there has been no turning back!

Orange Pomegranate Cocktail

orange pomegranate vodka cocktail for Christmas

This festive looking cocktail is always a hit at holiday parties with its blend of Christmas flavors – orange and pomegranate. 

Gingerbread White Russian With Drunken Gingerbread Man

drunk gingerbread white Russian cocktail

This super cute drink is one of my favorites to serve at a holiday party because of the wow factor. 

Cranberry Mojito With Vodka

cranberry mojito with vodka

A mojito without rum? A total no-no or a brand new cocktail to try? Make one and decide for yourself. 

Holiday Cocktails With Vodka

Here are some of the most inventive and festive Christmas cocktails made with vodka.

Easy to make and perfect for your next holiday party, these are sure to wow your guests.

What About Holiday Jello Shots With Vodka?

I’ve got lots of fun options if you are looking for some vodka jello shot ideas to serve at your next holiday party:

Red And Green Jello Shots {Festive Jello Shots For Christmas)

Christmas jello shots


Candy Cane Jello Shots

Candy cane Jello shots

These red and white peppermint jello shots are perfect for a holiday party! Plus they are easier to make than they look!

Snowball Jello Shots

White Jello Shots With Condensed Milk


Christmas Cocktails With Vodka – Final Thoughts

There are a lot of different types of cocktails that can be made with vodka.

From  festive cozy drinks to refreshing ones, this article covered  festive holiday cocktails with vodka you should try if you don’t want to drink wine or beer at your next party!  

To make any one of these delicious drinks, all it takes is some alcohol and the right mixers.

We hope our list inspires you to come up with new recipes for yourself or something fun for your family during the holidays!

And as always, we would love to hear which cocktail was your favorite in the comments below.

Happy Holidays and happy drinking from us here at Cocktails With Class

Christmas cocktails with vodka

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