Best enjoyed around the fire with friends and family, or late at night wrapping presents, these delicious cocktails are the perfect beverages to sip all season long.
A perfect after dinner drink.
If Santa Claus is coming to your house, you should probably prepare a Claus-mopolitan for him.
Try making homemade eggnog!
This blend of succulent icewine and vodka is a purist’s cocktail; it lets the liquors shine through.
Enjoy the white stuff inside!
A drink to ring in the New Year!
If you’re looking for a super quick and easy drink, a Vanilla Dark & Stormy is a great choice. When it’s made punch-style, you can...
A hot toddy is popular during winter because of its warming properties. You’ll generally use brown liquor, which can include brandy, Cognac, whiskey, or rum....
A warm and comforting beverage.
A drink to keep you warm.
Mulled wine, also known as Glögi, is a spiced alcohol that essentially translates into “hot wine.” Made with variations of spices, juices, and red wine,...
A sidecar cocktail is great because it provides a hint of orange thanks to the Grand Marnier. You’ll still be getting the richness of the...
Sangria is perhaps the best known wine cocktail out there. Sangria is in essence a Spanish red wine, sweetened and mixed with fruit or fruit...
Mead is a drink also known as ‘honey wine’, made with fermented honey and water. Local meadery Fallentimber also makes a delicious, tangy Haskap berry...
A recipe with Alberta Premium Canadian Whisky
A recipe with Captain Morgan Spiced Rum
A recipe with Alberta Pure Vodka
A recipe with Lindemans Bin 65 Chardonnay
A recipe with Heineken Lager
A recipe with Stella Artois
A recipe with Pabst Blue Ribbon
A recipe with Lindmans Bin 45 Caberney
A recipe with Kim Crawford Pinot Gris
Great with a back yard beer.
The Sunday Cosmo is high ball version of the Cosmopolitan cocktail
In post-revolutionary America the Gin Sling was held up as an icon of America, and is perhaps the very first American created cocktail.
Candy corn is a classic Halloween sweet, made even more fun when it’s gelatinized. This can be adult-friendly treat by making it with vodka. All...
A recipe with Oyster Bay Pinot Gris
A dessert recipe with Baileys Irish Cream
A recipe with Oyster Bay Pinot Gris.
A steak recipe with Oyster Bay Pinot Gris
A french toast recipe with Absolut Vodka
A prime rib recipe with Oyster Bay Pinot Gris.
Enjoy with a nice glass of Linedman Bin 50 Shiraz.
An appetizer with Absolut Vodka.
Enjoy with a nice glass of Oyster Bay Pinot Gris!
A cocktail with a festive flair made with Baileys Irish Cream
Add some Absolut vodka to a coffee cocktail.
Take a Corona to the next level with this tasty festive cocktail.
A Sangria with Oyster Bay Pinot Grigio.
Enjoy with baguette, a nice green salad and a glass of shiraz!
Enjoy with a nice glass of Lindeman Bin 50 Shiraz.
This cocktail is a very fresh and modern version of the Sloe Gin Fizz.
This cocktail is a simpler version highball drink that omits the carrot juice in favour if embracing all things orange.
This cocktail is rooted in the Dark ‘N Stormy, a classic cocktail whose name refers to the dark rum as “Dark” and the ginger beer...
This cocktail is a combination of all the best parts of an Old San Juan and the Cuba Libre. It is named after Tulum...
A variant of the Moscow Mule – bucks are a family of cocktails made with ginger ale/beer and citrus and can be based on any...
A variant of the Kentucky Buck – bucks are a family of cocktails made with ginger ale/beer and citrus and can be based on any...
This drink is a Canadian variant of the Old-Fashioned Manhattan, which is a drink that combines the Old Fashioned and the Manhattan.
A grown-up version of an iced Matcha Latte. The addition of Irish cream to this already verdant drink makes it a great St. Patrick’s Day...
While we may not get to spend the holidays physically together, we can at least share the moment virtually.
There is nothing quite like the perfect cocktail to set the mood for the holidays.
Co-op Wine Spirits Beer Sommelier Coordinator Katherine Mindach has some advice for cooking with alcohol:
This holiday season one of our favourite ways to feed family, friends and folks is to set up a grazing station and let everyone nibble...
One of the saddest consequences of the pandemic is the fact that it keeps us far from our friends.
Wine and cheese are natural pairs. Getting together over a glass of wine, and having something to nibble on that’s light and tasty, salty and...
There’s something about the holidays that lets us all feel like we can indulge.
The holidays, or other times of celebration, are usually when we turn our eyes to Champagne.
We’ve probably all heard of fondue, but how many of us have actually tried to make it, or even wondered where it came from? The...
The holidays can be an overwhelming time of year. Between gift buying, trip planning, gift wrapping and holiday gatherings, there is barely any time to breathe.
Let’s admit it—for many of us, one of the exciting things about the holidays is the opportunity to share fun and festive drinks with friends.
As you’re working away at your holiday shopping list, there’s always a few folks who are hard to buy for.
When you’re planning a special meal, you want everything to be just right.
There is something so festive and satisfying about enjoying cheese and wine at parties.
Hosting an at-home wine tasting is a great way to gather your friends over the holidays and do something fun and memorable.
If you’re tasked with making a dish for a holiday potluck, you might be wondering if you should bring the same old tired spinach dip.
You have to admit there’s something especially festive about the idea of baking cookies around the holidays.
Are you the planner in your family or at the office? If you’re just not up for being the host or the organizer again this...
The holidays are just around the corner and in today’s globetrotting society, so many of us live far away from our families and friends.
If you’re the type of person who throws awesome holiday parties you’ll want to make sure your supplies are in order.