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Get set for the festive season with our Christmas gift guide,
seasonal video recipes and helpful How To guides
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This week on Waitrose Cellar...

Festive shopping made easy

Last weekend the high streets of Britain were packed with festive shoppers and on-line purchasing has been just as busy. This week we have lots of offers to help you stock up for the season as well as some wonderful Christmas gift ideas , pre mixed cases , some inspirational mulled wine recipes and a video on how to make a wonderfully aromatic hot gin punch .

With lots more to come make sure you check back for seasonal inspiration and gift ideas.

Christmas Cocktail recipes

Video: Gingerbread cup cocktail

Gingerbread cup cocktail


To make the ginger sugar rim, first rub a quarter of lemon around the rim of your glass. Mix the sugar and ginger, together on a plate, and dip the glass into the mixture to coat the rim. Fill the glass with ice. Measure 25ml Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum, 25ml The Kings Ginger and 25ml Kahlúa Coffee Liqueur. Stir in 1 tsp DrinkMe Chai Latte powder Fill the shaker three-quarters full with ice, then shake well. Strain the cocktail into the glass.

Video: Hendricks hot gin punch

Hendrick's hot gin punch

Mix three teacups of Hendrick's Gin, three teacups of Madeira wine, three cloves, a pinch of grated nutmeg, a large teaspoon of cinnamon powder, six large lemons and 2 orange twists, a small slice of orange, one fresh pineapple, four large spoons of honey and juice of two lemons in a saucepan and place on the heat. Let the mixture simmer without boiling for 20 -30 minutes.

Add honey or lemon depending your taste.

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Festive Fizz

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