Adult Dairy Drinks

Try these simple, sip-worthy, adult dairy drinks that bring protein, calcium and 7 other vitamins and minerals to the party.

Party ‘til the cows come home! But please drink responsibly.

Slow Cooker Red Wine Hot Chocolate
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
1 hr
Total Time
1 hr 5 mins
 

Mulled with the warm spices of ground cinnamon and nutmeg, this easy red wine hot chocolate recipe is irresistibly decadent.

Servings: 14
Ingredients
  • 1 bottle red wine
  • 8 cups whole milk room temperature
  • 1 can 14 ounces sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 package 12 ounces dark chocolate chip or 1 scoop of cacao powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 4 cinnamon sticks
Instructions
  1. Place all ingredients in slow cooker. Cover. *make sure the fresh milk is at room temp to avoid curdling)
  2. Cook 60 to 70 minutes on HIGH or until chocolate is melted and mixture is heated through, stirring every 15 minutes.
  3. Reduce heat to low.
  4. Serve and enjoy!

 

Gingerbread Cocktail
Prep Time
5 hrs
Total Time
5 hrs
 

Make your holiday party even more festive with this cocktail that features the traditional cinnamon and ginger flavors of gingerbread.

Servings: 1
Ingredients
  • 1/2 cup half-and-half
  • 1 ounce coffee liqueur
  • 1 teaspoon molasses
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
Instructions
  1. Place all ingredients in cocktail shaker
  2. Stir until molasses dissolves
  3. Fill shaker two-thirds full with ice
  4. Shake until well mixed and chilled
  5. Strain into a martini glass, add a dash of cinnamon or cinnamon stick
  6. Serve immediately
Adult Chocolate Milk
Prep Time
2 mins
Total Time
2 mins
 
Servings: 1
Ingredients
  • 6 oz cold chocolate milk
  • 2 shots vanilla vodka
  • 1 shot crème de cocoa
  • 1 tbsp hot fudge topping
Instructions
  1. Spread hot fudge in a circle on a small plate.
  2. Rim the glass by turning it upside down and spinning it through the fudge
  3. In a cocktail shaker, combine the chocolate milk, vanilla vodka, and creme de cocoa
  4. Shake until frothy
  5. Pour into hot fudge rimmed glass
  6. Finish with chocolate shavings if desired
Chocolate Coconut Martini
Prep Time
2 mins
Total Time
2 mins
 
Servings: 1
Ingredients
  • 3/4 cup chocolate milk
  • 2 oz vodka plain or coconut flavored
  • 1/4 tsp coconut extract add only if using plain vodka
  • 2 tbsp fudge topping
  • 2 tbsp coconut flakes
Instructions
  1. Spread fudge in a circle on a small plate

  2. On a separate plate, sprinkle the coconut flakes

  3. Rim the glass by turning it upside down and first spinning it through the syrup, then dipping in the coconut

  4. Add ice to a cocktail shaker. Then pour in the chocolate milk, vodka, and coconut extract

  5. Shake until thoroughly mixed and chilled. Pour into coconut rimmed glass

S'mores Martini
Prep Time
2 mins
Total Time
2 mins
 
Servings: 2
Ingredients
  • 2 oz chocolate milk
  • 1 oz vodka marshmallow flavored
  • 1 oz creme de cacao
  • 1 oz Irish cream liqueur
  • 2-4 whole marshmallows toasted
  • 2 tbsp graham cracker crumbs
  • 2 tbsp fudge topping
Instructions
  1. Spread fudge in a circle on a small plate

  2. On a separate plate, sprinkle the graham cracker crumbs

  3. Rim the glass by turning it upside down and first spinning it through the syrup, then dipping into the graham cracker crumbs

  4. Add ice to a cocktail shaker, then pour in the chocolate milk, vodka, creme de cacao, and Irish creme liqueur

  5. Shake until thoroughly mixed and chilled. Pour into the rimmed glass, and top with a skewered, toasted marshmallow

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