The holidays are the perfect time to pull over your RV, kick up your feet and enjoy a few festive drinks with your family and friends. To get you in the holiday spirit, we’ve decided to give you a couple of our favorite holiday drink recipes, so go ahead and eat, drink and be merry.
Hot Buttered Rye
A true holiday favorite, the hot buttered rye is sure to be a hit — especially on cool nights in your RV.
What you’ll need:
- 1/4 cup rye whiskey
- 1 cup heavy cream
- 2 tablespoons maple syrup
- 6 tablespoons hot water
- 2 tablespoons ginger liqueur
- A pinch of nutmeg
How to mix it:
Whisk the maple syrup and heavy cream together until it becomes a soft, fluffy mixture. Cover the mixture and refrigerate it for one hour. Mix hot water, whiskey and ginger liqueur in a mug (or any heat-proof cup) and spoon about 1/4 cup of the maple and cream mixture on top. Sprinkle nutmeg on top and taste the holidays.
The perfect drink for your holiday party — jingle juice is simple to make, and your guests will surely be asking for the recipe.
What you’ll need (for a pitcher full):
- 1 cup vodka
- 1/3 cup orange liqueur
- 5 cups orange juice
- 1/4 cup lemon juice
- 1/2 cup maraschino cherry juice (use the juice from the cherry jar)
- Cherries, candy canes, fruit slices for garnish
How to mix it:
Stir all of the ingredients together (aside from the garnishes) in a large pitcher and refrigerate. Serve over ice and garnish with a candy cane, a slice of orange or lemon and a maraschino cherry. This fruity cocktail provides a refreshing twist to the holidays for all travelers and snowbirds in warm-weather destinations.
Happy Holidays from Woody’s RV World
Happy holidays from Woody’s RV World. Enjoy yourself and make sure you drink responsibly by refraining from driving after you’ve tried one of these recipes.