It’s winter, which means it’s time to get cozy and, yes, a little lazy. That’s where the crockpot comes in. When you’re not using it to slow simmer a stunning comfort dish, why not turn it into your own personal mixologist? Just follow one of these easy “crocktail” recipes and then sit back and sip your way to spring.
1. Hot Caramel Apple Cocktail
You can even dip one of those caramel apple lollipops in there if you want to feel like a fancy bitch. Get the recipe here.
2. Slow Cooker Cranberry Spice Punch
And yes, you should definitely add that brown sugar to the rim. Get that sweet, sweet recipe right here.
3. Winter Sangria
Who says a warm cocktail can’t be served in a beautiful, stemmed wine glass? Get the recipe here.
4. Boozy Peppermint Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate
As if you needed a reason to love hot chocolate even more. Get the recipe here.
5. Crockpot Cranberry Sangria
Because Sangria shouldn’t have to be a treat you save for summer. Get the recipe here.
This tradition German holiday beverage is perfect for sipping on a cold winter’s night. Get the recipe here.
7. Andes Mint Hotchata
It’s the perfect storm of rum, chocolate, and mint. You’re welcome. Get the recipe here.
8. Bourbon Citrus Sipper
This cozy cocktail will make your entire house smell amazing — so, two birds with one stone? Get the recipe here.
9. Slow Cooker Mocha Coffee With Kahlúa
Simple. Classic. Effective. Get the recipe here.
10. Crockpot Cranberry Wassail
Because you should be able to drink Moscato year round. Get the recipe here.
11. Spiked Hot Chocolate
Don’t forget to add the chocolate whipped cream on top! Get the recipe here.
12. Hot Buttered Rum
Warm, sweet and salty — the perfect way to warm up when you’re freezing your ass off. Get the recipe here.
13. Crockpot Cranberry Cider
You really can’t beat the color on this one. Get the recipe here.
14. Slow Cooker Mulled Wine
This beautifully simple warm cocktail is timeless for good reason. Get the recipe here.