These 100+ Delicious Holiday Drinks that are Plant-Based Friendly will
100+ Delicious Holiday Drinks That Are Plant-Based Friendly
Here are 100+ Delicious Holiday Drinks That Are Plant-Based Friendly
These tasty, delicious drinks recipes are perfect for the holidays! Hot, mulled, chilled, any way you make it, they're fantastic! There are alcohol versions and non-alcohol and most can be made either way.
Try any of these yummy drinks this holiday season!
Vegan Dirty Snowmen is yet another version of hot chocolate I just had to make. This adult treat is delicious, creamy, incredibly rich, decadently chocolatey, and made for adults with just a little bit of Baileys Almande.
This red wine sangria recipe is perfect for your Christmas parties! Made with brandy, pomegranate juice, fresh fruits, and spices, it’s a bit like a cold mulled wine! This festive wine cocktail is perfect for entertaining a crowd, is easy to make, and can be made a day ahead of time with just a handful of ingredients.
Here’s a festive and healthy recipe for a Sparkling Tart Cherry Mocktail that is both alcohol-free and sugar-free. This is a great bubbly mixed drink to make for friends or family who want to celebrate without alcohol.
Mulled wine is too good to save just for Christmas, and Bonfire Night, when you’re waiting around in the cold for the fireworks to start, is surely the perfect night to make your first batch of the year.
Take your fall brunch cocktails to #brunchgoals with these caramel apple cider mimosas! This apple cider mimosa recipe is easy to make, and great to serve to weekend guests. Want to offer a zero-proof drink too? Modifications included so you can easily offer both options!
No winter warmer says Christmas quite liked mulled wine. Found throughout Europe during the festive period, this sweet, warm drink is best served piping hot and drunk together with good friends. Here’s a Christmas Mulled wine recipe to warm you up this winter period, as well as a history of Glühwein.
Light, refreshing, festive, and fun, this Cranberry Mocktail is suitable for all of the guests at your holiday gathering. With a combination of cranberry and pomegranate juice, club soda, and a hint of lime, these mocktails are garnished with fresh mint. They’re simply delicious!
The pomegranate juice and orange slices create a beautiful, jewel-toned punch, while the delicious orange ginger simple syrup gives it a little tang and just the right amount of sweetness. With a splash of rum, the pomegranate punch is party-ready!
This recipe easily multiplies, so you can make enough for a crowd of any size!
An Apple Cider Margarita is a great twist on a traditional margarita and is perfect for the colder months. This tequila cocktail is sweet with warm flavors of cinnamon and apples. Yet when it is served cold it is cool and refreshing.
This holiday cocktail which I like to call A Partridge In A Pear Tree is a refreshing holiday drink featuring Crown Royal and Pear Nectar. A perfect whiskey cocktail for the holiday season for sipping by a fire on a cold winter day.
What better way to bring on the good cheer than with a Christmas cocktail named after the jolly old elf himself? With it's coconut rim and bright red color, this Santa's Hat Christmas Cocktail will most certainly bring on the holiday cheer!
Homemade apple cider flavored with aromatic spices. Served hot, it’s warming and smells wonderful. You can use a store-bought apple cider or make your own! It’s so easy to make and doesn’t require peeling and coring the apples. You just need to throw all the ingredients into a pot and let it cook! This is a non-alcoholic drink but you can always spike it with alcohol.
Mulled Apple Cider is an aromatic and warm beverage full of festive vibes. Hot Apple Cider is especially popular during fall and winter season and Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays and family gatherings.
Refreshing. This is the perfect word for this mocktail.I know, I know people in Winter (included me) want hot beverages that warm up. Obviously. But sometimes you also need something more refreshing, like this cocktail made with pomegranate juice, tonic water and mint leaves.
A holiday tradition, eggnog is usually made with, well eggs and dairy, but I’ve got your back this season with my plant-based vegan version that’s just as delicious and satisfying as the original and much better for your waistline. My Plant-Based Vegan Moroccan Eggnog takes it just a notch higher, as well, with the addition of a few Moroccan spices.
This traditional hot fruit punch is served at Christmas and on New Year’s Eve throughout Guatemala, Mexico and the rest of Latin America. Perfect for serving a crowd, it features a bounty of fresh fruit and spices that’s both warming and festive.
For a celebratory ponche de frutas with alcohol, add a splash of dark or white rum.
Cranberry Moscow Mule is the perfect holiday cocktail recipe, be it Thanksgiving, Christmas or 4th of July! Easy to put together, easy to tweak, fun to drink and so delicious! Non-alcoholic version provided.
This Cranberry Margarita recipe is a delicious tequila cocktail with a winter vibe. It has that delicious salty flavor of the tequila, mixed with the slightly sweet tartness of cranberry juice, and the bite of ginger beer. It is a truly refreshing and not too sweet margarita.
There is nothing cozier than the warm tingle of spices wafting through the house around Christmas time. For most adults, the magic of Santa Claus may have faded, but the Christmas spirit is very much alive in the traditions we keep centered around family, food, and drinks.
Delightfully boozy and infused with aromatic spices, this wassail recipe is both delicious and easy to make. Notes of ginger, cinnamon, and cloves blend with sweet apples for a simple and warming wintertime drink.
I was after a Non-Alcoholic Sangria that was just as delicious and satisfying as the original Spanish alcoholic punch. And you know what, I discovered the secret. It came down to one unexpected ingredient that mimics the flavor of alcohol – can you guess what it is?
Simple to make yet surprisingly balanced and complex this apple cider cable car is an autumnal take on a modern classic. Just four ingredients, chilled and shaken well, come together for one of my new favorite cocktails. A few sips of my apple cider cable car cocktail and this is bound to become one of your favorite fall drinks too.
This Christmas Mocktail has cranberry juice, orange juice, apple cider, and ginger ale. Refreshing and a perfect non-alcoholic option to serve your guests this season! Add fun garnishes for the perfect holiday drink!
My warm, creamy, pumpkin spice steamer is just the thing on a cold, fall day. The delicious, spiced, pumpkiny goodness warms you inside without sugar, dairy, and tons of fat. Of course, if you like dairy and want something with more fat, you can certainly add it and enjoy!
This kombucha mocktail is a tasty non-alcoholic cocktail that's perfect for the holidays. It brings healthy kombucha together with festive cranberry juice and a bit of fiery ginger ale. For a bit of extra pizzazz, I've made some simple cranberry and rosemary ice cubes to make these mocktails extra special.
Apple cider infuses with cinnamon sticks, fresh ginger and clementines in your slow cooker for a flavorful beverage bursting with fall flavors. Just add Bourbon and slices of clementine and lime for an easy spiked apple cider that will surely become a favorite!
Hummin’ and hummin’… A famous traditional Brazilian New Year’s song is definitely on my mind — and on my lips. “Farewell Old Year, Happy New Year! May everything that is good come true in the new year…” What is also on my mind (and lips) is not a classic caipirinha … but a pomegranate caipirinha! I hope this cheers your spirit …
Perfect for any Christmas party or gatherings, this White Punch is a creamy and delicious recipe that can be enjoyed by every age. I assure you that you will make this kids-friendly, Non-alcoholic Christmas Punch recipe on a plain regular day too!
This refreshing and healthy non-alcoholic cranberry sangria is packed with all the goodness and nutrition from cranberry and fresh fruits. You can prepare this as your everyday drink. Also, this is perfect to serve as a party drink to please your guests.
This Pomegranate-Blueberry Sangria Mocktail checks all the boxes for me. A fun and festive refresher for both young and old, you can pull the ingredients right out of your refrigerator and freezer and mix it up in just minutes. I serve with sliced fruit and frozen blueberries. Isn’t it gorgeous?
This Holiday Cranberry Mocktail is perfect for your next Christmas or holiday celebration! It’s lightly sweet and bubbly and completely Whole30 compliant, made with simple ingredients like 100% cranberry juice, 100% apple juice, and seltzer (and no alcohol).
When it comes to classic cocktails it's hard to beat the martini, but you CAN make it better! This Cranberry Lemon Drop Martini uses a homemade cranberry simple syrup that is actually simple to make using only fresh cranberries, sugar and water.
Fill your home with the scents of the season with this Ruby Red Grapefruit Mulled Wine. Served warm, it is the perfect cozy holiday cocktail that brings your favourite red wine to life with scents of cinnamon, nutmeg and star cardamon. And a burst of ruby red grapefruit citrus flavour.
Our Apple Cider Moscow Mule Cocktail is a twist on this classic cocktail replacing the lime juice with seasonal apple cider and garnishing with an orange slice, apple slices and a cinnamon stick stirrer!
This Mexican Hot Chocolate is made with canela (cinnamon sticks) steeped in water to infuse flavor, Mexican chocolate, and milk to warm you up from the inside out. For an adult spiked hot chocolate, add a splash of Kahlua or peppermint schnapps for a rich, decadent, and boozy cocktail.
This mulled wine recipe is completely free from alcohol and is a great alternative for children, drivers or anyone who wants to enjoy the festive season without the booziness or hangover. Use your slow cooker, instant pot or stove top to prepare this drink.
Cranberry Punch is a sweet and refreshing punch recipe that is made with cranberry juice cocktail, pineapple juice, and ginger ale. They are mixed together and served over ice and garnished with cranberries and limes. It is perfect for adults and kids at any party and especially at the Holidays!
This Cranberry Mimosa Cocktail is ideal for serving during the holiday season. Slightly tart and bubbly, this fun and festive sipper is easy to make with just 3 ingredients needed. The perfect drink for Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Learn how to make this delicious Puerto Rican Christmas beverage called Coquito. This Caribbean beverage that’s completely vegan and free from alcohol making it suitable for children and yet foolproof.
Deeply fragrant with citrus and sweet spices, this Cranberry Cider acts like a non-alcoholic version of mulled wine. When you simmer it on the stove, it perfumes your home with the deep perfume of ginger, cardamom, cinnamon, and cloves.
This classic red sangria never fails to get the party started (now that’s the understatement of the century!) and is my all time favourite beverage to make when we’re hosting or attending a party, especially during the cooler months. It’s absolutely delicious and approved by friends, moms, dads, grandmas, grandpas, cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and inlaws — even the non-wine drinkers rave about it!
I created this holiday sangria recipe inspired by seasonal flavours, Gatsby glam, and New Years Eve bubbly. Traditional sangria gets a luxurious makeover in my Sparkling Pomegranate Cranberry Sangria — I’m swapping wine for bubbles, and infusing the recipe with flavours of pomegranate, cranberry, orange, and ginger, plus a healthy splash of Grand Marnier to send it over the top.
This non-alcoholic Christmas Punch is the perfect choice if you're skipping the alcohol this Holiday season, but still want a grown-up drink. And if you do want some alcohol in your punch, just add a dash of gin!
I was thinking of what I could do with my absolute favorite berry – the raspberry. How could I kick it up a notch and I immediately thought of Coconut water and all the amazing benefits it would provide and my Raspberry Lime Coolatta was born.
This Non-Alcoholic Sangria Mocktail is colourful, fun, easy to make, refreshing and perfect for any time of the year! This family-friendly drink is just the thing for entertaining and can be made ahead of time so guests can help themselves as they arrive.
This is an easy non alcoholic mulled wine recipe, perfect for kids or anyone who would like to enjoy this classic boozy holiday drink without alcohol. Instructions for slow cooker and stove top included!
The holidays aren’t complete without a festive red, white and green mocktail! This combination of pomegranate juice, fresh lime and mint offer the right combination of sweet and tart, and the frozen cranberries give it a holiday flair.
This festive Christmas Morning Punch combines orange juice, pineapple juice, cranberry juice, and ginger ale for an easy non-alcoholic party punch you can enjoy year round! We love serving this make ahead Brunch Punch at baby and wedding showers, holiday meals, or any time we have overnight guests.
This gingersnap spiced steamer will warm you from the inside out. It’s a perfect combination of classic gingersnap flavors in a frothy, creamy drink but without the dairy and sugar. Settle in, watch the snow fall, and enjoy a serene moment with your favorite mug.
Mulled wine is a traditional drink at Christmas markets in Germany and Austria. This alcoholic punch keeps people warm from the inside as they walk through the idyllic Christmas markets. Instead of serving a ready-made Glühwein, prepare this quick and easy mulled wine recipe with anise, clove, orange and cinnamon. The mulled wine isn't just perfect for the Christmas and Advent season, it's perfect for the complete cold and shivering winter season.
This Cranberry Rosemary Shrub Cocktail is the perfect Thanksgiving cocktail! A homemade cranberry shrub with hints of black pepper, rosemary, and cinnamon is combined with bourbon and seltzer for a festive and colorful drink.
Rich, with an intense chocolate flavor, this HEALTHY Gingerbread Hot Chocolate is the perfect Holiday drink! It's creamy and smooth, loaded with super spices - Ceylon cinnamon and ginger - and powerful ANTIOXIDANTS from raw cacao. It's Christmas in a cup. A guilt-free treat you can enjoy all winter long.
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Lisa Viger Gotte
Hello! I'm Lisa, an artist, photographer, author, gardener, navel-gazer, and lover of the planet and all its inhabitants. I draw and paint, cook, write, take lots of pics, eat lots of chocolate, and practice gratitude daily.