Spread the cheer with these vodka-infused twists on classic holiday drinks

Dec 10 2018, 7:13 pm

Skip the boring drinks this year — holiday parties deserve fun and festive cocktails, bursting with winter flavours. There are so many holiday cocktail recipes to be tried, so why not play bartender this season and create some festive drinks for your family and friends?

With Grey Goose – the gift that turns moments into celebrations – spread the holiday cheer with friends and family and these three takes on these classic holiday cocktails!

Holiday Apple Cider

Holiday Apple Cider/Grey Goose

Ingredients:

  • 1 part Grey Goose Vodka
  • 3 parts Apple Cider
  • 1/8 part Canadian Maple Syrup
  • 1-2 cinnamon sticks
  • 6 whole cloves
  • 6 whole all-spice
  • 1 orange peel, cut into strips
  • 1 lemon peel, cut into strips
  • Garnish: 2 cloves, cinnamon stick, 2 orange peels

Method:

Combine ingredients and heat, letting infuse for 10 to 15 minutes. Serve in a glass mug. For a cold beverage, let cool and then serve over ice.

Winter Espresso Martini

Winter Espresso Martini/Grey Goose

Ingredients:

  • 1.5 oz Grey Goose Vodka
  • 1/2 oz coffee liqueur
  • 1.5 oz espresso
  • 1/2 oz condensed milk
  • Garnish: 3 coffee beans

Method:

Shake ingredients in a cocktail shaker. Strain into martini glass and serve.

Le Fizz

Le Fizz/Grey Goose

Ingredients:

  • 1.5 oz Grey Goose Vodka
  • 1 oz St-Germain elderflower liqueur
  • 3/4 oz fresh lime juice
  • 2 oz Perrier sparkling water

Method:

Shake Grey Goose, St-Germain, and lime juice in a cocktail shaker. Pour into flute and top with Perrier sparkling water. Serve.