Chill Out with the Frosty Night Cocktail – The Perfect Holiday Elixir

When it comes to holiday cocktails, there’s something delightfully refreshing about a chilled, citrusy drink that evokes the spirit of a frosty winter night. Enter the Frosty Night Cocktail—a perfect blend of gin, triple sec, and lime or lemon juice, served over crushed ice in a martini glass. This cocktail is not just a drink; it’s a winter celebration in a glass.

The Essence: What Makes It “Frosty”?

The Frosty Night Cocktail earns its name from the inclusion of crushed ice and the cooling properties of gin and citrus juice. It’s a drink that refreshes the palate, offering a chilly, tangy twist that perfectly complements the warm, cozy atmosphere of the holiday season.

Fun Fact: The gin used in this cocktail can trace its origins back to the 17th century in Holland, where it was initially used for medicinal purposes. Today, it’s a staple in various classic cocktails.

The Ideal Occasion – When to Serve

The Frosty Night Cocktail is versatile and perfect for:

  • Holiday Gatherings: A hit at Christmas parties and New Year’s Eve celebrations.
  • Winter Weddings: An icy, elegant choice for nuptial toasts.
  • Cozy Nights In: Enjoy it by the fireplace for a quiet, relaxing evening.

The Frosty Night Cocktail is a refreshing ode to winter—a perfect blend of ingredients that capture the essence of a frosty evening. Whether you’re hosting a grand holiday bash or just curling up by the fireplace, this cocktail offers a tantalizing, icy zest that will make any winter night a little brighter. So here’s to frosty nights and warm hearts. Cheers!

Frosty Night Cocktail
Calories: 229kcal
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
The Frosty Night Cocktail is a winter wonderland captured in a martini glass. Its perfect blend of gin, triple sec, and lime or lemon juice evokes the refreshing chill of a frosty evening. Served over crushed ice, this cocktail brings a unique, invigorating touch to your holiday festivities or cozy nights by the fireplace. Whether you're hosting a grand Christmas party or ushering in the New Year, the Frosty Night Cocktail is a versatile, elegant choice that promises to add a splash of icy zest to any winter celebration.



  • Pour ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice, Shake and strain into a Martini Glass.


Estimated Nutrition:

Calories: 229kcal (11%)Carbohydrates: 13g (4%)Protein: 0.1gFat: 0.02gSaturated Fat: 0.002gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.01gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.002gSodium: 1mgPotassium: 35mg (1%)Fiber: 0.1gSugar: 11g (12%)Vitamin C: 11.6mg (14%)
CourseBeverage, Cocktail, Drinks
CuisineBeverage, Cocktail, Drinks
KeywordBeverage, Cocktail, Drink