This Naughty Elf Cocktail is a delicious fruity adult beverage made with spiced rum and a delicious assortment of fruit juices and liquors. This is a super fun and adorable name that fits the drink. You and your guests will love this delicious combination of flavors.
What a perfect time for this Naughty Elf Cocktail with the holidays right around the corner and so many parents playing along with the children’s Elf on the Shelf, why not have a cocktail for the adults?! That is where this amazing and delicious drink, Naughty Elf Cocktail comes in!
This fruity cocktail is inspired by that naughty elf that gets into so much trouble while the children are sleeping. It is the perfect cocktail for entertaining, Christmas parties or just when you are unwinding from your busy day.
This Cocktail is the perfect adult beverage to sip in front of the fire while listening to your favorite Holiday music. It’s is the perfect ending to a busy day!
This Cocktail is easy to make! With just a few ingredients, you will be sipping your cocktail while enjoying your evening. Find out below how to make this delectable cocktail!
How To Make Naughty Elf Cocktail
This Naughty Elf Cocktail is simply one of the fruitiest drinks you can make. Check out the printable for the full ingredient list and instructions below!
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- Cranberry Juice
- Grapefruit Juice
- Pomegranate Juice
- Orange Liquor
- Spiced Rum
- Ice Cubes
- Sprinkles for glass rim (optional)
- Candy Canes
Naughty Elf Cocktail Instructions
Making this delicious and fruity Naughty Elf Cocktail is simple. Combine all the ingredients, mix well and that is it!
The Naughty Elf Cocktail is a festive cocktail that is a great addition to any holiday party menu, dinner party or just getting together with your family and friends. The Naughty Elf Cocktail is the perfect offering at your holiday celebration!
How To Mix Cocktails
A mixed drink is either shaken or stirred to dilute the drink. You can use a shaker or any container with a tight lid. It is important to know how to shake or stir the drink. Each should be done in a circular motion. When shaking, hold the tumbler so that the contents move in a circular motion. For stirred drinks, keep the spoon from touching the glass so that the contents create a vortex that starts the dilution.
What Appetizers Go Well With Cocktails
If you are planning a get-together, here is a list of a few appetizers that pair well with cocktails.
- Bacon-Wrapped Figs
- Goat Cheese Bites
- Shrimp Cocktail
- Marinated Goat Cheese
- Southern Style Crab Cakes
Tips for Mixing The Best Cocktails
If you want a foolproof cocktail, then you should follow these tips on making the best cocktail you can.
- Use premium liquors
- When shaking, use lots of ice
- Chill your glasses ahead of time
- Shake, shake, and shake some more
- Use fresh ingredients
- Use 100% juice to add natural sugars and flavors to your drinks
To make this cocktail into a mocktail for children, replace the spiced rum and liquors with juice.
If you are planning a party, you can double the ingredients, even triple them to make sure you have enough for everyone in your party.
Here is the printable to make this cocktail.
Naughty Elf Cocktail
- 2 oz cranberry juice
- 1 oz red grapefruit juice
- 1 oz Sprite
- 1 oz Pomegranate Liquor
- 1 oz Orange Liquor
- 1 oz Spiced rum
- ice cubes
- Sprinkles for glass rim optional
- Candy Cane
- Add a few ice cubes to the glass.
- Mix liquors, cranberry juice and grapefruit juice and pour into the glass.
- Top with sprite
- Garnish with candy cane