The winter is here, and with it comes the festive season. It’s a time for gatherings, good food, and of course, great drinks. If you’re looking to spruce up your festive drinks collection, Wine Rack has got you covered.
TOP SPIRITS FOR THE SEASON
Malfy Gin: This Italian gem is a treat with its citrus notes. Try it with a Mediterranean tonic and a slice of orange.
Drambuie: Enjoy the blend of aged Scotch whisky with a mix of herbs and spices. Perfect for after dinner.
Jura: A whisky with a mix of sweet and smoky – perfect for those cold evenings.
Grey Goose Essences: Try something different with these fruity vodka flavours, from Strawberry & Lemongrass to Watermelon & Basil.
Gordon’s Sugar Plum: A festive gin with a hint of plum.
BEERS, LAGERS, AND CIDERS TO TRY
Cruzcampo: A classic Spanish beer that’s always a crowd-pleaser.
Peroni Capri: This Italian lager pairs well with most dishes.
Strongbow: For cider lovers, this fruity option is a must-try.
Heineken & Poretti: Reliable and well-loved classics.
Beaver town Neck Oil: Showcasing a range of citrus and tropical flavours balanced with a hoppy bitterness.
Camden Hells Lager: German beer known for its crisp and balanced flavour.
Corvezzo Prosecco: Bubbly and fun, perfect for toasting.
Dark Horse Merlot & B Ink Chardonnay: Dive into these wines that offer a balance of depth and flavour.
Septima Malbec & 19 Crimes The Banished: Rich reds that are great with hearty meals.
Festive Hamper: Pack a gift with hand-picked spirits, prosecco, and chocolates.
DIY Cocktail Kit: For those who love experimenting, combine spirits like Midori with essential cocktail ingredients and a recipe card.
Wine Set: A collection of wines with added accessories for wine lovers.
MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR DRINKS
Pairing Ideas: Match your wines and spirits with the right dishes.
Cocktail Recipes: Try out new mixes and surprise your guests.
Storage Tips: Keep your drinks at their best by storing them right and presenting them well.
CHAMPAGNES AND PROSECCOS FOR NEW YEAR’S EVE
Piaff Brut: A classic choice for toasting the New Year.
Lanson Rose: Add some colour to your celebrations with this berry-flavoured champagne.
Corvezzo Prosecco: A favourite for welcoming the midnight hour.
COCKTAIL IDEAS FOR NEW YEAR’S EVE
Baileys Cocktail: Classic Christmas touch with a mix of Bailey, Coffee Liqueur, Vodka and Double Cream. Garnish with Chocolate shavings.
Golden Delight: Mix Glenlivet with a touch of Drambuie and top with a cherry.
French 75: Mix together London dry gin & Champagne to toast the New year.
NEW YEAR’S PARTY IDEAS
Theme Nights: Pick a theme and choose drinks that fit. From a winter wonderland with Gordon’s Sugar Plum to a beach party with Malfy Gin.
Wine Tasting Night: Showcase wines like Septima Malbec and pair them with cheeses or chocolates.
DIY Drink Station: Let your guests mix their own cocktails or mocktails, featuring spirits like Hendricks Gin.
With Wine Rack by your side, your festive season is sure to be memorable. Drop by your local Wine Rack to explore the range and get the party started. Cheers to good times and even better drinks!”