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17 Holiday Drinks That Are Even Better Than Eggnog

Looks like you know what you're getting for the holidays.

1. Mulled Wine

Includes: Red Wine, Nutmeg, Orange Peels

Tastes like: Warmed Sangria, that is spiced and seasoned to unexplainable perfection

Recipe here.

2. Hot Buttered Rum

Includes: Dark Rum, Butter, Sugar, Cinnamon

Tastes like: Everything you hoped butterbeer from Harry Potter would taste like, with an added adult kick

Recipe here.

3. Peppermint Schnapps Hot Chocolate

Includes: Hot Chocolate, Peppermint Schnapps

Tastes like: Melted down peppermint bark combined with warm, holiday cheer

Recipe here.

4. Brandy Alexander

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Includes: Brandy, Creme de Cacao, Half-and-Half, Nutmeg

Tastes like: Sweet, creamy, liquid chocolate that will leave a warming glow through your whole body

Recipe here.

5. Snowball

Includes: Tequila, Vanilla, Cinnamon, Milk, Kahlua

Tastes like: A vanilla and coffee enhanced margarita, with extra spices thrown in for pep

Recipe here.

6. Apple Pie Moonshine

Includes: Everclear, Apple Juice, Apple Cider, Cinnamon, Vanilla

Tastes like: The way you always secretly hoped apple pie would taste, with guilt free seconds

Recipe here.

7. Venezuelen Eggnog

Includes: Rum, Flan, Condensed Milk, Whole Milk

Tastes like: If eggnog had an attractive, silky smooth cousin

Recipe here.

8. Chocolate Peppermint Stick

Includes: Peppermint Schnapps, Cream, Creme de Cacao

Tastes like: Peppermint patty childhood nostalgia, with just the right amount of holiday and college memories thrown in

Recipe here.

9. Tom and Jerry Batter

Includes: Rum, Brandy, or Whiskey, Hot Water, Sugar, Vanilla, Eggs

Tastes like: Drinking cookie batter - so, everyone's dream come true

Recipe here.

10. Irish Coffee

Includes: Coffee, Whiskey, Cream

Tastes like: If Sean Connery were to make coffee just for you

Recipe here.

11. Chocolate Candy Cane Martini

Includes: Candy Canes, Vodka, Chocolate Cream Liqueur, Hald-and-Half

Tastes like: The ultimate in creamy, chocolatey, minty deliciousness

Recipe here.

12. Coffee Nudge

Includes: Coffee, Coffee Liqueur, Brandy, Cream

Tastes like: Coffee that is proud to be bold, dark, and creamy

Recipe here.

13. Christmas Cookie

Includes: Peppermint Schnapps, Kahlua, Bailey's Irish Cream

Tastes like: Taking a bite of a peppermint patty, and holding it in your mouth while sipping on coffee

Recipe here.

14. Coquito

Includes: Eggs, Milk, White Rum, Cream of Coconut

Tastes like: Eggnog's distant, tropical relative that always has crazy stories

Recipe here.

15. Red Hot Santa Tini

Includes: Chili Infused Vodka, Cayenne Pepper, Chocolate Liqueur, Whipped Cream

Tastes like: Spicy, chocolate mole sauce cut with sweet cream

Recipe here.

16. Candy Cane

Includes: Berry Vodka, Peppermint Schnapps, White Creme de Cacao, Grenadine

Tastes like: How the holidays were when you were a little kid

Recipe here.

17. Grinch

Ingredients: Midori, Lemon Juice, Syrup

Tastes like: Melons that start off sour but become progressively sweeter

Recipe here.