Sure, eggnog is tasty (for some) and is even yummier when mixed with spirits (for some). Here in Tucson, there are so many other crafty concoctions to try this holiday season.
Irish Coffee (Photo courtesy of Che's Lounge)
However you choose to spend the following days in December, there are plenty of cocktails to warm your belly and a few beers to sip on. So, mark your advent calendars because here is a big list of limited-time beverages tasty enough to get
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Batch 118 E. Congress St.
Fig Old Fashioned (Photo courtesy of Batch)
Fig Old Fashioned - Batch's private single barrel cask strength rye, Mission Fig liqueur, aromatic, and molé bitters
For more information, visit batchtucson.com.
Borderlands Brewing Company 119 E. Toole Ave.
German Chocolate Cake Porter (Photo courtesy of Borderlands Brewing Company)
German Chocolate Cake Porter - a unique nuttiness combined with sweeter notes, the roasted malt truly shines in this smooth easy-drinking pastry porter (no actual nuts used in production)
For more information, follow Borderlands Brewing on Instagram.
The Boxyard 238 N. Fourth Ave.
Espresso Martini (Photo courtesy of The Boxyard on Instagram)
Hot Toddy - whiskey, honey, lemon, and cinnamon
Hot Choc - vanilla vodka, chocolate, and whipped cream
For more information, visit theboxyardtucson.com.
Catalina Brewing Company 6918 N. Camino Martin
Snow Bird Hazy Lager (Photo courtesy of Catalina Brewing Company on Instagram)
Snow Bird Hazy Lager - bursting with flavors of ripe grapefruit, melon, and citrus peel
For more information, follow Catalina Brewing on Instagram.
Che's Lounge 350 N. Fourth Ave.
Hot Toddy (Photo courtesy of Che's Lounge)
Hot Toddy - whiskey, honey, lemon, and a cinnamon stick
Irish Coffee - coffee, Irish whiskey, Baileys, and a housemade boozy whipped cream
For more information, visit cheslounge.com.
The Coronet 198 W. Cushing St.
The Rabbi Slept Late (Photo courtesy of The Coronet)
Mr. Dickens, you Scamp - gin, Salers aperitif, hefeweizen, allspice dram, lemon, sage simple, nutmeg, and star anise
The Rabbi Slept Late - Bols Genever, velvet falernum, lemon, vanilla simple, almond milk, and nutmeg
For more information, visit coronettucson.com.
Good Oak Bar 316 E. Congress St.
St. Nick cocktail at Good Oak Bar (Photo by SWOON Media)
St. Nick - Bourbon, Capertiff, Smoke Maple Syrup, Honey Batch, Apple Shrub, Egg White, Cinnamon
For more information, visit goodoakbar.com.
HUB Restaurant & Ice Creamery 266 E. Congress St.
Espresso Creamsicle - Vanilla Vodka, Kahlua, and espresso ice cream
Mint-Chocolate Creamsicle - Mint-Chocolate ice cream, White Crème de Mint, Vanilla Vodka
The Grinch on a Beach - Citrus Vodka, Midori, Peach schnapps, OJ, Pineapple
Hot Butterscotch-Cocoa - Hot Cocoa, Butterscotch Schnapps, Marshmallows, Whipped Creme
For more information, visit hubdowntown.com.
The Hut Tucson 305 N. Fourth Ave.
Apple Spice Holiday Fishbowl (Photo courtesy of The Hut)
Apple Spice Holiday Fishbowl
For more information, follow The Hut Tucson on Instagram.
The Jackrabbit Lounge 2000 N. Oracle Rd.
Sugar Plum (Photo courtesy of The Jackrabbit Lounge)
Sugar Plum - strawberry, gin, elderflower, and prosecco
Santa's Pregame - coffee-infused bourbon, Godiva dark chocolate, Angostura bitters, and winter spiced syrup
Don't Be A Grinch - Vanilla Smirnoff, creme de menage, orgeat, egg, and half 'n half
Jackrabbit Eggnog - St. Remy Vsop, tuca, dry curacao, spice syrup, egg, and half 'n half
For more information, visit thejackrabbitlounge.com.
John Henry's 117 N. Sixth Ave.
Photo courtesy of John Henry's on Instagram
Boozy Peppermint Hot Chocolate
For more information, follow John Henry's on Instagram.
La Chingada Cocina Mexicana 110 E. Pennington St.
For more information, visit lachingadacocina.com.
Little Love Burger 312 E. Congress St.
Mocha Bear cocktail at Little Love Burger (Photo by SWOON Media)
Mocha Bear - Vodka, Cherry Rocher, Amaretto, Crème de La Moka, Half and Half, Cherry garnish
For more information, visit littleloveburger.com.
The Neighborhood 3940 E. 29th St. • 61 E. Congress St.
Photo courtesy of The Neighborhood DWTN
For more information, visit thenei.com.
The Nugget 2617 N. First Ave.
Spicy Pomegranate Raspberry Martini (Photo courtesy of The Nugget)
Spicy Pomegranate Raspberry Martini
For more information, visit thenuggetaz.com.
O'Malley's Bar & Grill 247 N. Fourth Ave.
Fruit Loop Shot (Photo courtesy of O'Malley's)
For more information, visit omalleysonfourthtucson.com.
Playground Bar and Lounge 278 E. Congress St.
Photo courtesy of Playground on Instagram
Pumpkin Spice Martini - Whipped Vodka, Creme de Coco, Pumpkin Spice, Cream
Bourbon Poinsetta - Four Rose Bourbon, Orgeat, Cranberry-Pear Shrub, Limonata
Candy Apple: Ciroc Apple, Vanilla Brandy, Peach, Cranberry, Brut
For more information, visit playgroundtucson.com.
Pueblo Vida Brewing Company 115 E. Broadway Blvd.
Noche Vida Amber Lager (Photo courtesy of Pueblo Vida Brewing Company)
Noche Vida Amber Lager - pairs well with tamales, figgy pudding, and holiday cheer
For more information, follow Pueblo Vida Brewing on Instagram.
The Red Light Lounge 485 S. Stone Ave.
Hot Toddy (Photo courtesy of The Red Light Lounge)
House Hot Toddy - clove-infused bourbon and apple/cinnamon shrub Specials on mulled wine (also valid at the
For more information, visit downtowntucsonhotel.com.
The Shelter Cocktail Lounge 4155 E. Grant Rd.
(Credit: The Shelter Cocktail Lounge on Facebook)
Holiday Specials: A variety of beverages like the Sweet Bourbon Apple, Peachy Pink Lemonade, Black Raspberry Margarita, and champagne are $4
For more information, follow The Shelter on Facebook.
Sidecar 139 E. Eastbourne
Campfire Delight (Photo courtesy of Sidecar on Instagram)
Campfire Delight - Old Overhold Rye, cold brew, Vecchio amaro, Melleti chocolate, cream, mezcal rinse, toasted marshmallows, and a graham cracker rim
For more information, follow Sidecar on Instagram.
Westbound 267 S. Avenida del Convento #12
Hot Toddy (Photo courtesy of Westbound)
For more information, follow Westbound on Instagram.