9 Festive Murlarkey Cocktails to Fill You With Christmas Cheer

December 9, 2020

As we all know, Santa Claus has nine magical reindeer helping him deliver his gifts to children around the world on Christmas Eve. And for the adults, MurLarkey Master Distiller “Papi” has nine delicious Christmas cocktail recipes you can make at home and share with your loved ones! Check them out below:

Smokehouse Maple New Fashioned
2 oz MurLarkey Smokehouse Whiskey (An International Gold Medal Winner, and On Sale in Virginia until the end of December!)
0.5 oz maple syrup
4 dashes peychaud bitters
Garnish: Ham cubes or Luxardo cherry

Add ingredients into a mixing glass with ice, stir 15 turns. Pour into a rocks glass, and garnish with glazed ham cubes on a skewer, or Luxardo cherry.

Christmas Martini
2 oz MurLarkey Divine Clarity Vodka (A Two-Time International Gold Medal Winner!)
1 oz Chambord liqueur
1 oz white crème de cacao
Garnish: Fresh raspberry and sprig of mint

Add ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well. Strain into a chilled martini glass, and garnish with a fresh raspberry and sprig of mint.

White Christmas
1.5 oz MurLarkey Divine Clarity Vodka or ImaGINation Gin (Our gin is also an International Gold Medal Winner!)
2 oz white cranberry juice
1 oz pink lemonade
3 cranberries
Garnish: Sprig of rosemary

Add all ingredients except rosemary into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well. Pour into a highball glass. Garnish with rosemary sprig.

Dirty Santa
1.5 oz MurLarkey Cocoa Whiskey
0.5 oz white creme de menthe
Dash chocolate syrup
1 oz vanilla creamer
Garnish: Candy cane

Add all ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well. Pour into a rocks glass. Garnish with candy cane.

Glazed Cinnabon
1.5 oz Murlarkey Cinnamon Whiskey
1.5 oz vanilla creamer
2 oz cream soda
Garnish: Cinnamon stick

Add all ingredients except for cream soda into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well. Pour into a rocks glass. Top with cream soda. Garnish with cinnamon stick.

Chocolate Hazelnut Truffle
1.5 oz MurLarkey Cocoa Whiskey
2.5 oz hazelnut creamer
1 oz cream soda
Garnish: Cocoa powder and chocolate syrup

Add all ingredients except the cream soda into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well. Serve in a highball glass with ice rimmed with chocolate syrup. Top with cream soda. Garnish with dash of cocoa powder.

Orange Dreamsicle
1.5 oz MurLarkey Orange Whiskey 
2 oz orange juice
1 oz vanilla creamer
1 oz cream soda
Garnish: Orange slice

Add all ingredients except for the cream soda into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well. Pour into a highball glass. Top with cream soda. Garnish with orange slice.

Espresso Martini
1.5 oz MurLarkey Divine Clarity Vodka
1 oz MurLarkey Coffee Whiskey
0.5 oz coffee liquor
0.5 oz vanilla creamer
Garnish: Espresso bean (optional)

Add all ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well. Strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with espresso bean. (optional)

Watch Your Noggin
1.5 oz MurLarkey Cinnamon Whiskey
3 oz egg nog
Garnish: Ground nutmeg

Add all ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake well. Pour into a rocks glass. Garnish with dash of nutmeg.

Have a very Merry Christmas, MurLarkey Army! Visit our online store today to shop all of our award-winning spirits!