No Christmas party is complete without a glass of something tasty and luxurious. To get your festive party started, see our five fabulous Christmas cocktails.
A Venetian twist on this classic cocktail from Russell Norman's Venice, this smart tipple will add some serious sophistication to your festivities.
2 . Mulled Wine
This classic Christmas cocktail from foodie blogger Ms Marmite Lover is taken from her new book Secret Tea Party and includes the addition of kumquats to give it a real festive feel.
A perfect Christmas cocktail, this festive treat from Hawksmoor at Home is a glorious mix of rye, vermouth, absinthe and maraschino. Bottoms up!
Klaus St. Rainer's recipe from Ginspiration is the perfect festive tipple. Served warm in a teacup, it combines gin with juniper berries and lemon for a heady and warming mix.
5. The Dandy
The warm, golden colours of this Hawksmoor at Home cocktail exudes 1920's sophistication. Serve with seasonal berries for a truly festive touch.
For more festive ideas, check out The Festive Foodie Christmas, packed full of fantastic recipes and features for the best Christmas ever.