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12 Days of Christmas cocktails

A Jersey girl through and through, Carolyn grew up spending her summers down in Avalon, NJ. As a young girl, she often cooked alongside her mother and grandmother, whose seafood creations instilled a true passion for fresh, local produce...

Festive Christmas cocktails for each of the 12 days

The days leading up to Christmas are exciting, but they're stressful too. Between planning and attending holiday parties, buying and wrapping gifts, traveling and decorating, we have plenty of reasons to sip a cocktail or 12. Lucky for you, we've got a Christmas cocktail for each day of Christmas.

On the eighth day of Christmas...

Festive Christmas cocktails for each of the 12 days

Classic grasshopper recipe

Yields 1 cocktail


  • 1/2 ounce creme de menthe
  • 1/2 ounce white creme de cacao
  • 2 ounces heavy cream
  • Mint sprig (optional)


  1. Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice.
  2. Gently shake and strain into a highball glass and top with a mint sprig.

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