The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to celebrate than with a festive blue drink in hand?
Whether you're throwing a party or just looking to unwind after a long day of shopping, a blue holiday cocktail is the perfect way to get into the spirit of the season.
But with so many recipes out there, how do you know which ones are worth trying? That's where I come in.
As a bartender with years of experience, I've tried my fair share of blue holiday cocktails, and I'm here to share the best of the best with you.
From classic recipes with a twist to new creations that are sure to become instant favorites, these cocktails are guaranteed to impress your guests and satisfy your taste buds.
So sit back, relax, and get ready to discover the best blue holiday cocktails out there.
1. Blue Glacier Holiday Cocktail
The Blue Glacier Holiday Cocktail is a stunningly beautiful and refreshing winter cocktail that is sure to be a hit at any holiday party. With its icy blue color and white sugar-lined rim, it looks like a winter wonderland in a glass.
The combination of white rum or vodka, blue curacao, white cranberry juice, and lime juice creates a fruity and citrusy flavor that is perfect for sipping by the fire or serving at a holiday gathering. This cocktail is easy to make and can even be turned into a punch for larger parties. If you're looking for a festive and delicious holiday cocktail, the Blue Glacier is definitely worth trying.
2. Jack Frost Cocktail
The Jack Frost Cocktail is a must-try blue holiday cocktail that will transport you to a tropical paradise while also giving you a festive Christmas vibe. Made with vodka or light rum, pineapple juice, cream of coconut, and blue curacao, this cocktail is sweet, refreshing, and perfect for any holiday party.
The coconut and corn syrup rim adds an extra touch of sweetness and texture to the drink. Whether you're looking for an icy cocktail or a martini, the Jack Frost Cocktail is a versatile drink that can be enjoyed in any form. If you're looking to impress your guests with a unique and delicious holiday cocktail, the Jack Frost Cocktail is definitely worth a try.
3. The Jack Frost Winter Cocktail
The Jack Frost Winter Cocktail is a perfect drink for those who want to escape the winter blues and dream of warmer weather. This cocktail is a combination of rum, blue curacao, pineapple juice, and coconut cream, which gives it a tropical twist. Although the rum and blue curacao may remind you of summer, the pineapple and coconut flavors make it a perfect winter drink.
The Jack Frost Winter Cocktail is a great addition to any winter party or a random weeknight when you want to relax and enjoy a drink. If you're looking for a unique and flavorful blue holiday cocktail, The Jack Frost Winter Cocktail is definitely worth a try.
4. Midnight Kiss Cocktail
The Midnight Kiss Cocktail is a stunning blue champagne cocktail that is perfect for any celebration. This cocktail is similar to a French 75 but made with vodka instead of gin, making it an easy and delicious option for those who prefer vodka. The unique, dark blue color of the cocktail is eye-catching and adds a festive touch to any holiday gathering.
The garnish of a maraschino cherry adds a pop of color and sweetness to the drink. The recipe also includes a non-alcoholic version for those who want to include kids in the celebration. Overall, the Midnight Kiss Cocktail is a beautiful and tasty option for any holiday party.
5. Sea Blue Martini
The Sea Blue Martini is a delicious citrus cocktail that will transport you to a tropical paradise. This cocktail is perfect for holiday parties or dinner parties, and it's super easy to make. The recipe was shared by a bartender on the Carnival Splendor cruise to Mexico, and it's definitely a crowd-pleaser.
The Sea Blue Martini is smooth and refreshing, with a beautiful blue color that will make you feel like you're sailing on the deep blue sea. This cocktail is perfect for anyone who loves a good martini, and it's sure to be a hit at any event. So why not mix up a couple of Sea Blue Martinis and let your guests enjoy a taste of the tropics?
6. Grinch Drink
The Grinch Drink is a fun and fruity cocktail that is perfect for the upcoming Christmas holiday party. Made with rum, schnapps, orange juice, and blue curacao, this cocktail is sure to impress your guests with its unique blue color and delicious taste. While it may look like a drink for kids, it is important to note that this cocktail is for adults only.
The Grinch Drink is a great addition to any holiday cocktail lineup, and when paired with non-alcoholic Christmas punch and Grinch cookies, it is sure to be a hit. If you're looking for a festive and fun cocktail to serve at your holiday party, the Grinch Drink is definitely worth trying.
7. Jack Frost Winter Cocktail
The Jack Frost Winter Cocktail is a must-try for anyone who loves a tropical twist on their holiday drinks. This blue-hued cocktail is reminiscent of a piña colada, but with the addition of blue curacao and sweet shredded coconut, it's the perfect wintery drink.
The recipe is easy to follow and takes only minutes to whip up, making it a great choice for holiday parties or cozy nights in. If you're looking for a fun and festive drink to add to your holiday menu, the Jack Frost Winter Cocktail is definitely worth a try.
8. Trans Pride Cocktail
The Trans Pride Cocktail is a refreshing and colorful drink that celebrates the transgender community. The cocktail features the colors of the transgender flag, with a light blue and pink hue, and is garnished with a sugar or salt rim. The cocktail is perfect for Pride Month celebrations, and is a great way to show support for the LGBTQ+ community.
While the recipe may require some specific liqueurs, there are alternative options available to make this cocktail at home. Overall, the Trans Pride Cocktail is a fun and festive drink that is sure to impress guests and add a pop of color to any holiday gathering.
9. Jack Frost
If you're looking for a refreshing and festive cocktail to serve at your holiday party, look no further than the Jack Frost. This slushy drink is the perfect combination of sweet and tangy, with a beautiful blue color that will add a pop of color to any holiday spread.
Made with vodka, prosecco, and blue curacao, this cocktail is easy to make and can be whipped up in a blender with some ice and frozen limeade. The result is a deliciously frosty drink that will have you feeling like you're sipping on a winter wonderland. So, if you're in the mood for a fun and festive cocktail this holiday season, give the Jack Frost a try and impress your guests with your mixology skills.
10. Jack Frost Martini
The Jack Frost Martini is a stunning blue cocktail that's perfect for the holidays. It's a twist on the classic martini, featuring the cool and refreshing flavor of Blue Curacao.
The addition of Blue Curacao gives the drink a sweet, citrusy flavor and a beautiful blue hue. It's sure to be a hit with your guests and is the perfect way to add some color and excitement to your holiday party.
11. Frosty the Snowman Cocktail
The Frosty the Snowman Cocktail is a refreshing and festive drink that will transport you to a winter wonderland. It's a perfect blend of coconut rum, blue curacao, peppermint schnapps, pineapple juice, and Sprite, topped off with a crushed candy cane rim.
The combination of flavors is what sets this cocktail apart – the tropical twist of coconut rum and pineapple juice, combined with the Christmas touch of peppermint schnapps. The crushed candy cane rim adds a satisfying crunch and sweetness to each sip. It's easy to make and will impress your guests with its eye-catching blue color and festive flavors.
12. Blue Coconut Cocktail
The Blue Coconut Cocktail is a perfect addition to your holiday festivities. This cocktail has a beautiful blue color, thanks to the blue curaçao, and is mixed with coconut and pineapple juice for a tropical twist. The combination of flavors is refreshing and will make you feel like you're on a beach vacation.
This cocktail is perfect for those who want to add a little bit of fun to their holiday celebrations. It's easy to make and will impress your guests with its unique color and taste. So, if you're looking for a fun and festive cocktail to serve this holiday season, give the Blue Coconut Cocktail a try!
13. Witches Brew Cocktail
Looking for a spooky and delicious cocktail to serve at your next Halloween party? Look no further than the Witches Brew Cocktail! This eerie blue concoction combines lemonade, blue curacao, and vodka for a refreshing and boozy treat. For an extra touch of spookiness, add black sanding sugar to the rim of the glass and top with rubber spiders.
And for those who prefer a non-alcoholic version, simply swap out the vodka for green sherbert, lemon lime soda, and pineapple juice. Whether you're hosting a Halloween party or just looking for a fun and festive drink, the Witches Brew Cocktail is sure to cast a spell on your taste buds.
14. Tiffany Mimosas
If you're looking for a refreshing and visually stunning cocktail to serve at your next holiday gathering, look no further than the Tiffany Mimosa. This blue-hued cocktail is perfect for ringing in the new year or any other special occasion. The recipe is simple and easy to follow, and the result is a delicious and beautiful drink that is sure to impress your guests.
The rim of the champagne flute is dipped in corn syrup and sugar, giving it an extra touch of sweetness and sparkle. The Tiffany Mimosa is a perfect addition to any cocktail menu, and it's sure to be a hit with anyone who tries it. So why not give it a try and add a little bit of blue to your holiday celebrations?
15. Elderflower, Gin and Prosecco Cocktail
The Elderflower, Gin and Prosecco Cocktail is a refreshing and easy-to-make drink that is perfect for any special occasion. With only five ingredients, it's simple to make in large batches for a party.
The combination of gin and elderflower gives the drink a floral and slightly sweet taste, while the Prosecco adds a bubbly and festive touch. The sugar-rimmed martini glass adds a touch of elegance to the drink. Overall, it's a delicious and impressive cocktail that is sure to impress your guests.