It’s New Year’s Eve, which means you’ve got one last chance to become a holiday mixologist. Whether you like your booze with historical roots, fizzy, green, blue or blended, the staff of the Long Beach Post has put together a series of videos to help you impress your party guests with a little cocktail alchemy.

Here are seven adult beverages to imbibe before you jump into Dry January or at least some health-conscious New Year’s resolutions.

Bourbon Holiday Punch

Grumpy Grinch

The ‘Dr. Pederson’

Ward 8


Winter Wonderland Mimosa

The Champagne Cocktail


Kat Schuster is the editor at the Long Beach Post and the author of Off the Clock, a weekly newsletter. You can reach her at [email protected].