Holiday Drink Ideas for Every Celebration

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The holidays are here! To help you make this season merry, we’ve put together a list of the top holiday drink ideas for every seasonal celebration.

Whether you’re looking for ways to celebrate the winter season with holiday spirits, or you want to make the most out of your comfy and cozy winter nights, myKoozie has got you covered with holiday drink ideas for every party, gathering and get-together.

Make Every Sip Merry & Bright: MyKoozie makes it easy to celebrate the season with perfectly chilled holiday spirits, sodas and beverages. Our simple design process lets you create your own Koozie® coolers in a few simple steps! Here are some of our favorite holiday drink and bottle cooler ideas to give you some creative DYO inspo:

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From Christmas dinner to company holiday parties to celebrations with friends, here are some festive holiday drink ideas for every occasion:

For Holiday Gatherings

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Make the most out of your holiday get-together with classic crowd pleasers! Check out these drink ideas to impress at your next seasonal soiree:

  • Mulled Wine: This holiday favorite is an easy-to-prepare warm combination of red wine, liquor and your favorite seasonal spices.
  • Eggnog: Keep things traditional with eggnog! This winter classic can be spiked with spirits or prepared alcohol-free for family gatherings.
  • Holiday Cocktails: Large holiday gatherings are the perfect time to serve bubbly Christmas cocktails and mocktails. Serve up your favorite winter beverages, or start a new holiday tradition by using holiday flavors like cranberry or cinnamon to create your own cocktail recipe!

For Cozy Holiday Nights

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Hot chocolate is the perfect way to warm up on cold winter holiday nights. This winter staple is a holiday drink favorite for all ages! Here are some of our favorite creative ideas and add-ins to help you take your hot chocolate to the next level:

  • Explore new flavors! Make your hot chocolate with white or dark chocolate to switch things up.
  • Add peppermints or candy canes to your hot chocolate for a festive holiday twist.
  • Bring in some holiday flavors with traditional add-ins like cinnamon sticks.
  • Make a DIY self-serve hot chocolate bar with holiday toppings and treats!

For Kids

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Don’t forget to provide drinks for everyone who is celebrating! Here are some of our favorite kid-friendly holiday beverage ideas to help you spread some happy holiday joy and cheer:

  • Seasonal Juices: Serve up festive flavors with seasonal options like cranberry juice and pomegranate juice.
  • Fizzy Mocktails: Offer all of your favorite fun holiday cocktails without alcohol.
  • Ciders: Warm apple cider is a holiday favorite for kids and adults!
  • Sodas & Canned Beverages: Serve sodas, canned juices and sparkling waters with custom Koozie® can coolers to add a special seasonal touch!

For Holiday Parties

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Make your holiday party extra festive with a holiday punch! Creating your own holiday or Christmas punch with all of your favorite flavors is the perfect way to provide refreshments at your next holiday party.

Here are some of our favorite holiday-inspired ingredients to help you create your own punch recipe:

  • Sparkling wine (substitute sparkling water or ginger ale for a non-alcoholic punch)
  • Cranberry juice, orange juice, or any of your favorite winter juices
  • Mint leaves, cinnamon sticks or other add-ins that offer complementary flavors
  • Cranberries, oranges, pomegranate seeds or other fresh fruit garnishes

Mix and match your favorite festive flavors and ingredients, combine them in a large punch bowl, chill and serve!

For Holiday Mornings

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Looking for ways to make your mornings merry and bright? Here are some of our favorite classic drink ideas for holiday brunches, breakfasts and festive mornings:

  • Mimosas: Spice up this classic breakfast beverage by substituting orange juice with cranberry or pomegranate juice.
  • Holiday Sangria:: Add a holiday twist to this citrusy brunch favorite by using seasonal winter fruits and adding some sparkling apple cider.
  • Espresso and Coffee: Brew up a cup of holiday cheer by swapping out your standard coffee for a holiday blend with festive notes and flavors.

For Hassle-Free Holiday Celebrations

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If you’re looking for ways to skip the hassle of homemade drinks, keep things simple! Celebrate the season with your favorite canned and bottled beverages like beer and spiked ciders.

Be sure to keep all of your favorite holiday and Christmas drinks cool with custom Koozie® drink coolers to add some seasonal style and holiday spirit to every sip!

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At myKoozie, we create custom Koozie® drink coolers to help you keep every beer, soda, cider and beverage cool to the last drop. Create your own custom cooler or check out our new holiday collection for designs inspired by every holiday.

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Whether you’re hosting your own Thanksgiving event or you’re in charge of bringing drinks to the function, supplying satisfying beverages to pair with Thanksgiving dinner is essential. The perfect autumn drink should be the right flavor and the right temperature. With the help of our bottle and can coolers, you can ensure that your drinks will stay chilled all Thanksgiving long!

Why Use Drink Coolers on Thanksgiving

Because Thanksgiving revolves around a bountiful meal, celebrating the holiday with delectable food and drinks is a necessity. The right food and drinks will help you bond with your loved ones and create new memories. Keeping your beverages cold with a Koozie® drink cooler will help to satiate thirst after indulging in a large Thanksgiving feast. Some other benefits include:

  • Saving money on holiday décor
  • Protecting the surfaces of your tables
  • Identifying which drinks belong to guests
  • Securing bottles and cans so they don’t break
  • Creating a more cheerful and festive environment

Tips for Serving Your Thanksgiving Drinks

If you want your drinks to be a game changer that your friends and family will enjoy this holiday, follow our tips to serve your drinks like a pro:

Use a Festive Koozie® Drink Cooler

Serving drinks to your guests at Thanksgiving dinner is made easy with our collection of custom Thanksgiving drink coolers! Save time and money by purchasing the drinks of your choice and giving your friends and family the option to make their beverage extra festive. Not only will a Koozie® drink cooler add to your holiday decorations, but they will keep your cans and bottles chilled so you can stay hydrated during your celebrations.

Include Drinks for All Ages

While everyone loves a holiday cocktail, it is important to think of all your guests when choosing what drinks to serve. Both kids and adults can enjoy a tasty soda or juice to go with their Thanksgiving meal. Even your less sophisticated drinks can look beautiful at your Thanksgiving function with the help of one of our Thanksgiving can and bottle coolers!

Incorporate Autumn Friendly Flavors

Fall flavors are great for creating a cozy atmosphere and they taste delicious! There is no better time to add some warm cinnamon, pumpkin spice, and seasonal fruits to your drinks than on Thanksgiving Day. Another good option is having some brown sprits that are great for fall such as:

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  • cognacs

Have Lots of Options

The more the merrier when it comes to your selection of holiday drinks! Planning ahead and making sure you purchase the right amount of drinks for all the people attending will guarantee a good time. Luckily, we have personalized drink coolers available in multiple sizes and shapes to best fit your different beverages!

Make It DIY

If you want to spice things up at your Thanksgiving bash, create your own beverages! These are fun to make, gorgeous to look at, and exciting to drink. Homemade drinks make your holiday event extra special and are sure to be a crowd pleaser. We even offer the perfect Thanksgiving-themed bottle coolers so you can be even more decorative with your DIY drinks!

Shop all of our custom drink coolers to make your very own Koozie® drink cooler for any occasion!

At, we craft unique can and bottle coolers so you can always enjoy a refreshing beverage at any event. Create a custom drink cooler for holidays, parties, gamedays, or even for everyday use. Easy and affordable, our personalized drink coolers are the perfect way to celebrate what matters to you.