10 fun drinks to cheers to the holidays with

Some of our most popular cocktail recipes will make for great sipping over the holidays

Homemade Baileys, coffee and whipped cream is a perfect trifecta on Christmas morning.

If you're anything like us over the holidays, our home bar is fully stocked and ready to entertain. If you're looking for some ideas for drinks to shake, stir and pour up for family and friends (and don't forget yourself, naturally) this week, we've rounded up some of our most popular drink recipes to help get you inspired.

From Anna Olson's clever spin on a classic eggnog to a drag queen-inspired mimosa (perfect for Christmas brunch), here are 10 fun cocktails that are perfect for a holidays cheers or two or three or...well, you get the point.

Merry Christmas!

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Anna Olson's crème brûlée eggnog

An extra special eggnog for the holidays

Homemade Baileys recipe

Homemade Baileys-style Irish cream liqueur

Take five minutes to create this cheaper and more delicious version of the popular Irish cream liqueur.

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Tuc Craft Kitchen's Gingerbread Flip cocktail

A flip with festive spicy flavours

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The Laila McQueen cocktail

Laila McQueen of RuPaul's Drag Race fame is the inspiraton behind this reimagined mimosa by Madeleine MacDonald

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The Wintertime Caesar

A Caesar to sip on Christmas Day

Empress 1908 Gin by Victoria Distillers

The Q 1908 cocktail

The new Empress 1908 gin is making waves across Canada. See its magical colour-changing effect firsthand with this easy cocktail recipe.

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Krafty's Long Hello cocktail

It's not always easy to find great dining that isn't attached to a winery in Kelowna, primarily known for watersports, sandy beaches, and biking.

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Royal Dinette's Detox & Tonic

A tequila cocktail with lemongrass and ginger

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Fairmont Empress Q Bar's Festive Fizz

If you're spending the holidays on Vancouver Island, make sure to pop by Fairmont Empress for a festive cheers or two