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The holiday season is in full swing, and we can’t get enough of these festive drinks and cocktails. Whip up a batch of homemade eggnog for your family, or concoct a fragrant cocktail for your upcoming holiday bash. There’s something for everyone.

Ultimate Homemade Hot Chocolate

Instant hot chocolate is serviceable, perhaps even satisfying, to some people. That is until you take a sip of the real deal — we’re talking homemade hot chocolate with fresh milk, good chocolate and a hint of vanilla. Read more.

Ultimate Homemade Hot Chocolate (Photo by Michael Kartes)

The Very Merry Mule

Keep your guests’ spirits high with a holiday take on the Moscow Mule in festive copper mugs from West Elm. Read more.

The Very Merry Mule (Photo by Brooke Clark)

White Chocolate Peppermint Cocktail

It seems like everyone goes nuts when pumpkin spice lattes and peppermint mochas are back on menus at local coffee shops. Peppermint is undoubtedly one of the most prominent flavors of the season and there are many delectable peppermint treats to be made, including this white chocolate peppermint cocktail. Read more.

White Chocolate Peppermint Cocktail (Photo by Liz Morrow)

Homemade Eggnog

Eggnog is a holiday staple, but the store-bought stuff often can be too rich and syrupy for some people’s taste. Homemade is so much better. While it’s still rich, the frothiness of the beaten eggs keeps it from having the syrup-like texture of the stuff you’ll find in stores. Read more.

Homemade Eggnog (Photo by Liz Morrow)

Cardamom & Orange Martini Drop with Smoked Rosemary Garnish

Aquavit is a Scandinavian spirit infused with caraway and star anise. Cardamom is also a very Swedish flavor. The combination makes for one spicy winter cocktail! Read more.

Cardamom & Orange Martini Drop with Smoked Rosemary Garnish. Photo credit: Rodrigo Demedeiros