This collection of Chinese New Year drinks will help you celebrate. Enjoy your lunar New Year celebration with these delicious cocktails!
Did you know Chinese New Year is actually a Spring Festival? The new year gives you a clean slate. It’s a chance to sweep away all the negative, and welcome some good luck into your home and your life.
Whether you’re entertaining for the occasion or just want to hoist a glass in celebration, we’ve got some cocktails to celebrate Chinese New Year.
Enjoy your Chinese New Year, and best wishes to you in the coming year!
Jade stone is considered invaluable in Chinese culture. It symbolizes the virtues of sincerity, loyalty, justice, wisdom and purity. If you need any of those in your life, try one of our variations on this cocktail.
This cocktail features gin, orange juice and either gomme syrup or grenadine. For the last ingredient, you could also substitute pomegranate juice, which is symbolic of fertility. Or if that's the last thing you want for the new year, stick with one of the others!
The Peking Cocktail is a rum based drink with a hint of anise flavor. That’s the Pernod, a liqueur flavored with Chinese star anise. There's a little mystery in the flavor, which is rounded out by lemon juice and grenadine.