Christmas Cocktails. Tastes & Toasts

181205 Metro Tastes & Toasts Holiday CocktailsWe mixed some great cocktails during our brand new segment ‘Tastes & Toasts’, on-location at Metro Liquor Regina.

WSET-L3 Sommelier Valerie Bradshaw, along with CTVReginaMorningLive’s Jessica Smith, covered everything from Champagne to Hot Chocolate when it comes to festive holiday cocktails!

Here’s a few recipes for you to serve at your holiday party.
You can pick up all your holiday wine, spirits & liqueur’s at MetroLiquor.

Cranberry Bubbles

Fill a Champagne Flute with your favourite Sparkling wine –
Champagne, Prosecco, Cava or any bubbly of your choice.
Add a dash of Cranberry Juice & a few frozen cranberries.
Voila! A quick and easy cocktail to hand to you guests as they come through the door!

Candy Cane Cocktail
Candy Cane Cocktail

2oz Absolute Vanilla Vodka
2oz Phillips Peppermint Schnapps
2oz Forbidden Secret White Chocolate Liqueur

Add all the ingredients over ice in a rock glass.
Garnish with a Candy Cane.


Jim Beam Black


Cranberry Old-Fashioned
Using a rock glass, sprinkle 2-3 drops of bitters over a brown-sugar cube.
Add a dash of water
Add ice
Pour in 2oz Jim Beam Black Bourbon
Garnish with 4 Frozen Cranberries
This is a quick & easy Bourbon cocktail that will warm the hearts of your guests.



Vodka Hot Chocolate

Add 1oz Vodka
to 1 packet Hot Chocolate Mix.
Swirl Whipped Cream on top.
Add a dash of Galliano Vanilla Liquor
Absolutely fantastic after a day of skiing, snowmobiling, skating or tobogganing!


Happy Holidays!

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