Are you hosting a Christmas party and looking for a festive drink to serve your guests? This Holiday Mojito is the perfect party drink! Try any one of these Christmas Cranberry Cocktails this holiday season.
This cocktail is perfect for the winter months, combining traditional mojito ingredients with some seasonal twists. So break out the rum, Spiced Cranberry Sprite, and pomegranate juice, and let’s get mixing!
This holiday mojito has all the flavors of Christmas. Cranberry, orange and pomegranate. These fruity flavors pair perfectly with rum to make a delicious holiday cocktail!
You’ve got a delicious holiday twist on the classic mojito.
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Holiday Mojito Ingredients:
Here is what you need to make this holiday cocktail. This recipe makes a small pitcher up to four drinks.
Be creative with the garnish on this Christmasy cocktail. Cranberries are the perfect choice but also consider how pretty it is to add a slice of orange on top or pomegranate pearls. Mint is perfect for that touch of green!
- Orange Wedge
- Pomegranate Pearls
- Mint Leaves
- Lime Wedge or Wheel
- Candied Orange Peel
Holiday Mojito Variations
There are many ways to customize your holiday mojito to fit your party’s theme and guests’ tastes. Consider adding orange zest, swapping out the Spiced Cranberry Sprite for regular Sprite or soda water, adding a splash of cranberry juice, or even swapping out the OJ for grapefruit juice.
If you want to get fancy, you could even serve your mojitos in festive glasses adorned with candy canes, sugared cranberries, or mini Christmas ornaments. And remember to pair them with some tasty snacks, like cheese and crackers, Christmas tree charcuterie board, or holiday cookies.
What Does Sprite Winter Spiced Cranberry Taste Like?
The seasonal Sprite Winter Spiced Cranberry tastes like Sprite but has a light hint of fruity flavor. It does not have a tart cranberry taste. Also, there is just a hint of spice flavor. Neither is an overpowering flavor making it perfect for holiday gatherings.
Sprite Winter Spiced Cranberry is great to serve at Christmas parties, to use as a mixer and to use in this holiday mojito!
What Color Is Sprite Winter Spiced Cranberry?
The Spice Cranberry Sprite is clear in color not pink or red. In this Christmas mojito cocktail, the pomegranate juice gives it its reddish color.
More Favorite Holiday Recipes
Get ready to jingle and mingle with these festive Christmas recipes!
- The Best Festive Christmas Cocktails
- Holiday Eggnog Jello Shots
- Hot Cocoa Peppermint Jello Shots
- Christmas Blossom Cookies
- Easy To Make Christmas Tree Charcuterie Board
This holiday mojito is the perfect drink for any Christmas party. With its blend of orange flavors plus rum, Spiced Cranberry Sprite, and pomegranate juice, it’s sure to be a hit with your guests.
Plus, with so many ways to customize it, you can make it your own and get into the holiday spirit. So grab your shaker and get mixing – it’s time to spice up your party!
- 6 OZ Rum
- 4 OZ Orange Liqueur
- 1/4 Cup Orange Juice
- 1/4 Cup Pomegranate juice
- 8-10 Mint leaves minced
- 1/2 Orange peel removed
- 3 Cans Sprite Winter Spiced Cranberry
- In a large bowl add your minced mint leaves, and orange wedges.
- Using a muddler tool press firmly the mint and orange together to create a thick like paste.
- Add the fresh OJ and pomegranate juice to the bowl and set it aside.
- For 10-15 minutes allow the flavors time to blend together in the bowl.
- Add the mixture to a large pitcher and add 1⁄4 cup of ice.
- Stir to combine.
- Then stir in the rum, orange liquor and Spiced Cranberry Sprites to the pitcher.
- Pour into ice filled glasses and garnish.
Don’t forget to share on Pinterest and with family and friends! Cheers to a joy-filled and delicious holiday season!