These festive non-alcoholic Christmas drinks are great for any holiday party. This list includes mocktails, Christmas punch recipes and special holiday hot chocolate drinks!
Some of these drinks feature traditional North American fall and winter flavors like cranberry and apple. Others feature all kinds of fascinating fruit from the southern hemisphere.
There are also lots of holiday punches you can serve by the cup or in a punch bowl. And if you’re serving both drinking, and non-drinking guests, it’s easy to spike these party drinks by the cup when you’re serving them.
This list also includes some hot cocoa drinks and lattes that are perfect for cold Christmas mornings or any cool weather moment. They non-alcoholic drinks are sure to get you into the holiday spirit.
Need a big batch? Just follow these instructions for turning any drink recipe into a big batch drink.
Non-Alcoholic Christmas Mocktails and Drinks
The Mockmosa is a zero-alcohol version of the traditional Mimosa. It's perfect to serve as an alternative for non-drinkers or for the whole party.
This is a sweet, non-alcoholic cotton candy drink that is a great alternative to serve at holiday Parties. The flavors of strawberry and cotton candy are delicious.
But you have got to see how this one is made and why it sparkles! It's so fun!
Mulled Grape Juice
Instead of mulled wine, you can make Mulled Grape Juice! Serve it hot or cold, and the warming spices will comfort you. It only takes about twenty minutes to make.
Starbucks White Hot Chocolate Recipe
If you love your Starbucks white hot chocolate deink, this copycat recipe is the drink for you. White chocolate mixed with warm milk, condensed milk and a dollop of whipped cream makes for the best treat for cold evenings.
Cranberry, Orange and Ginger Mocktail
It looks just like a cocktail, but there's not an alcoholic punch has cranberry juice, orange juice, and Gingerale. Once you dress it up with some festive garnish, you'd never know it's non-alcoholic.
And yet it is. It's a refreshing drink that even the kids will enjoy.
Christmas Holiday Punch Recipe (non alcoholic)
What could be more traditional than Christmas Punch? This non-alcoholic version consists of frozen orange juice concentrate, cranberry and pineapple juice, ginger ale.
Garnish it with fresh fruit and serve to guests of all ages.
Peppermint White Russian Mocktail
Like the traditional alcoholic White Russian, this drink tastes like cocoa and coffee, but with some definite mint overtones. It's festive and easy to make.
Two different versions are included. One uses non-alcoholic spirits, and the other uses no spirits at all.
Passionfruit Fizz Mocktail
This passionfruit mocktail is the perfect non alcoholic drink to serve during the festive season. All the flavor and no hangover - and it's super quick and easy to prepare too!
Warm Cherry Orange Non-Alcoholic Christmas Punch Recipe
This punches served warm. It blends Apple cider orange juice and maraschino cherry juice with some festive seasonal spices.
It's easy to make this one on the stovetop.
This is a wonderful combination of cranberry juice, orange juice, and maple syrup. But what sets it apart, especially for entertaining, is that it also has a gorgeous, festive cinnamon sugar rim on the glass
If you've never done a rim on a glass, the instructions are included. If you need more help, check out this tutorial on how to rim a glass, with video and pictures.
Thick Hot Chocolate For One
What if you're the only one who wants a delicious thick, creamy hot chocolate? This recipe, made with real chocolate and not just cocoa powder, is the one you need.
It's also called Italian hot chocolate and you can definitely make bigger batches, too.
Cranberry Cosmo Mocktail
If you love your Cosmos, this is a delicious non-alcoholic version. It has those cranberry, orange and lime flavors, and comes with a sugar rim to make it look extra festive.
Mulled Wassail Recipe
Wassail is a mulled hot apple cider you can served with or without alcohol. It's a fruity, spicy, comforting drink that's great for the holidays.
Gingerbread Hot Chocolate
This is a version of hot chocolate that first of all tastes like gingerbread. Second, it's not full of sugar, filled with questionable ingredients or mixed with water.
This one uses delicious ingredients like cashew milk, maple syrup, ginger and cinnamon to get its wonderful festive flavor.
This punch is flavored with pineapple and lime, making it kid, friendly, sweet, fruity, and fun! Try it out at your next holiday party.
Oreo Hot Chocolate (Dunkin Donuts Copycat)
This oreo hot chocolate is a dunkin donuts copycat that is even better than the original. A thick, creamy, rich hot chocolate that tastes like pure oreos. Made with only 3 ingredients in less than 10 minutes. A must-have winter drink for any cookies and cream lovers.
Crock Pot Mulled Cider (Wassail) Recipe
Serve this hot, fruity, non-alcoholic beverage straight from the crockpot to make any occasion a festive one.
How To Make Eggnog Without Eggs (Delicious Mock Eggnog Recipe)
Nonalcoholic eggnog can be bought by the gallon, at least in the US. But with this recipe, you can also make it egg free.
If you're nervous about raw eggs or you're serving someone who has an egg allergy, this is the drink recipe you need. It has all the flavor and rich creaminess of traditional eggnog.
Homemade Eggnog Recipe
This homemade recipe gives you a thick, creamy eggnog with a touch of spice. Instructions for tempering the eggs takes care of the issue with salmonella.
Slow Cooker Peppermint Hot Chocolate
Prefer to make your hot chocolate in the slow cooker? This slow cooker peppermint hot chocolate gives you the perfect winter weather treat. Rich and creamy, with a hint of peppermint. Wonderful for the holidays and cold winter evenings at home!
Mexican Christmas Punch Recipe
This punch includes oranges, apples, pears and pruntes for an unusual (and healthy!) combination of fruit juices. The flavor will surprise you.
Healthy Dairy-Free Hot Chocolate
If you love hot chocolate, but the dairy in it doesn't love you back, this is the recipe you need.
This healthy hot chocolate is rich, creamy, low in carbs and calories, and even dairy-free. It’s the perfect vegan cocoa recipe for a chilly night in.
How To Make Old Fashioned Hot Apple Cider Recipe
A cup of hot apple cider to just feels like an old fashioned Christmas. This recipe can be made in advance and stored in a jar or even given as a gift. Stir the spice blend and fruit in to your favorite brand of apple cider to make a delicious holiday drink.
Chestnut Praline Latte
This Starbucks copycat Chestnut Praline Latte is the perfect latte for the holidays. It's made with homemade chestnut praline syrup. You can serve it hot or iced.
Top it with whipped cream and a crunchy sugar topping. The drink is vegan-friendly and just like Starbucks!
Fizzy Cranberry Sparkler - easy Christmas Mocktail!
This festive and delicious non-alcoholic holiday drink is bursting with bubbles. And with some champagne or sparkling wine or even a splash of vodka, you can easily turn it into a Christmas cocktail for the adults.
Apple and Raspberry Mocktail
This apple and raspberry mocktail is refreshing for any occasion! It's simple to make and full of fresh raspberries. A great option for those who want a special drink but without the alcohol.
Coffee Hot Chocolate (Homemade Caffeinated Hot Chocolate)
This creamy coffee hot chocolate is made with real chocolate and instant coffee. Then topped with a delicious homemade coffee whipped cream. Caffeinated hot chocolate is the perfect drink to start off your day!
German Kinderpunsch (Hot Non-Alcoholic Christmas Punch)
Kinderpunsch (Kinder Punch) is made with mulling spices and hibiscus tea bags in a combination of fruit juices, apple cider, and water for a warm spiced punch. Prep this family-friendly beverage in just give minutes.
Whole30 Cran-Raspberry Holiday Mocktail
This sparkling Whole30 Mocktail recipe is slightly sweet and deliciously refreshing! The raspberry, cranberry, and rosemary combo makes it the perfect festive and non-alcoholic drink for your holidays, or for a fun date night!
Orange Hot Chocolate
This is the perfect beverage for those colder fall and winter days. This recipe takes the classic hot chocolate and adds citrusy orange for an even more decadent drink. Top with whipped cream or marshmallows for an indulgent treat.
Ponche de Frutas - Holiday Hot Fruit Punch
This traditional hot fruit punch is served at Christmas and on New Year’s Eve throughout Guatemala, Mexico and the rest of Latin America. Also known as Ponche Navideño, it’s perfect for serving a crowd and features a bounty of fresh fruit and spices that’s both warming and festive.
Orange Blossom Mocktail Recipe
This Orange Blossom Mocktail is a wonderful drink you can make as a big pitcher for parties. The flavors are orange, apple and ginger - delicious.
Sparkling Pomegranate Punch
Yes, this one calls for Prosecco, but it lists a substitution. Make that swap, and you've got a delicious pomegranate and citrus punch that will be delicious for the holidays.
Hot Spiced Christmas Tea
Think of this one as black tea with all the spices and flavors of mulled wine. It's not quite chai and it's not quite mulled wine. It's a wonderful tea recipe.
Holiday Cranberry Mocktail (Whole30)
This cranberry cocktail is lightly sweet and bubbly, made with cranberry juice, apple juice and seltzer. It's also Whole30 compliant.
Non Alcoholic Mulled Wine
Here's another version of a nonalcoholic mulled wine. This one uses nonalcoholic Merlot and bourbon. If you don't have those, it also suggests substitutions.
Vegan White Hot Chocolate (Gluten-Free, Allergy-Free)
This Vegan White Hot Chocolate recipe only needs 3 ingredients. It's creamy, sweet, and cozy. It's dairy-free and gluten-free.