These Eggnog Martini Recipes Will Have You Buzzing with Christmas Cheer

12/18/2015 at 04:27 PM ET

Eggnog Martini Recipes
Courtesy Tommy Bahama

Miraculously, Christmas is next week — and while the mild temperature may not exactly indicate we’re approaching the holiday (where are you, snow?), the folks over at N.Y.C.-based Tommy Bahama restaurant shared their delectable eggnog martini recipes with PEOPLE to help us get into the holiday spirit, stat.

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These drinks — Coconut Eggnog Martini and Peppermint Bark Martini, to be exact — are currently available at Tommy Bahama restaurants for the remainder of the holiday season, but if you’re unable to venture out for your spiked eggnog fix (no judgments — Netflix sessions are priority), you can whip up the eatery’s concoctions at home. Keep reading for the full how-tos.

Coconut Eggnog
5 egg yolks
¾ cup sugar
1 cup heavy cream
2 cups coconut milk
Pinch of salt
1 tsp. vanilla
½ tsp. nutmeg

Whisk egg yolks with sugar until creamy and the sugar begins to dissolve. Add cream and coconut milk. Stir in vanilla, salt and nutmeg. Chill well.

Coconut Eggnog Martini
1 part whiskey
1 part coconut rum
2 ½ parts coconut eggnog (recipe above)

Shake all ingredients well with ice, strain into a martini glass and sprinkle with nutmeg.

Peppermint Bark Eggnog
5 egg yolks
¼ cup sugar
½ cup white chocolate mousse powder (Swiss Chalet)
1 cup heavy cream
2 cups milk
Pinch of salt
1 tsp peppermint extract
½ tsp crushed candy canes

Whisk egg yolks with sugar and mousse powder until creamy. Add cream and milk. Stir in peppermint, salt and crushed candy canes. Chill well.

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Peppermint Bark Eggnog Martini
1 part peppermint schnapps
1 part vanilla rum
2 ½ parts peppermint bark eggnog (recipe above)

Shake all ingredients well with ice, strain into a martini glass dipped in white chocolate and crushed candy canes.

—Grace Gavilanes

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