Christmas cookies, cocktails, appetizers, DIY gifts, and other recipes to help you celebrate Christmas
Spiked Coffee with Pumpkin Spice
Homemade spiced pumpkin liqueur flavors this coffee drink that’s topped with whipped cream (sweetened with brown sugar) and fresh nutmeg.
Spiced Brandy-Pear Punch
A smooth, balanced combination of brandy, pear juice, hard pear cider, and cinnamon schnapps.
Spiced Pear-Champagne Punch
A champagne punch for Christmas or New Year’s made with blood oranges, kumquats, and pears soaked in spiced syrup, brandy, and Cointreau.
St. Cecilia's Punch
A classic Low Country punch pairing dark rum and champagne with green-tea-infused simple syrup and brandy-marinated lemons and pineapples.
The Corsican Cocktail
Enjoy a batch of this light and refreshing cocktail made with limoncello, Lillet Blanc, and elderflower syrup on a picnic or at a barbecue.
The Crushed Grape
An elegant, floral cocktail of muddled red grapes, pisco, and champagne.
The Sweeter Welcome Punch
The citrus and herbal flavors of a Negroni meet bubbly Italian red wine in an easy-to-assemble punch that’s a great apéritif for a crowd.
Black Forest Cake
Devil’s food cake layered with dark sweet cherries, covered with billowy whipped cream and chocolate shavings.
Buttermilk Panna Cotta
The addition of buttermilk to this easy make-ahead dessert adds a silky texture and tangy flavor.