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Top 10 Winter Signature Drinks

"Baby, it's cold outside..." And what better way to warm your guests up than with a mouthwatering cocktail?! Afterall, it is the season of bubby champagne and festive eggnog! So whether you are in the final stages of planning your winter wedding, or putting the final touches on your annual holiday party, don't forget to add a scrumptious holiday signature drink to the menu! Pick from our list of favorites below, or add your own twist to a holiday staple; the possibilities are truly endless!

1. Candy Cane Martini

Clearly a holiday staple. Need I say more?

1 candy cane, crushed, for garnish

2 ounces strawberry vodka

4 dashes white crème de menthe

2 ½ ounces cranberry juiceIce cubes

Rim a martini glass with crushed bits of candy cane. Combine vodka, crème de menthe, cranberry juice and ice in a cocktail shaker; shake until well mixed. Strain into rimmed martini glass.

Photo and Recipe: Martha Stewart Weddings

2. Winter Sea Breeze

A holiday take on this light traditional classic. If you aren't looking for something

1 oz vodka

1 oz grapefruit juice

1/2 oz tonic syrup

2 oz soda water

12 pomegranate seeds

3 mint leaves

Fill your glass about 3/4 full with ice. A lowball glass is the perfect size. Add the vodka, grapefruit juice, tonic syrup and stir. Pour in the soda water and garnish with the pomegranate seeds and mint leaves.

Image and Recipe: Catch My Party

3. Ruby Slipper

This bubbly concoction will be the perfect addition to your New Years party.