Food and Drink

Say Bottoms Up With These Boozy Christmas Crackers

Ditch the plastic toys, but keep the awful jokes.

best boozy christmas crackers

Pulling a cracker over Christmas lunch while the sausages are sizzling on the bbq, the kids are fighting over the coloured hats, and mum’s preparing the pavlova in the kitchen is a tradition. Even if your Christmas doesn’t look exactly like that, we’re sure your version of Christmas has a cracker or two. Although, this year, we’re ditching the crackers filled with useless plastic toys that end up in the bin after lunch and welcoming boozy Christmas crackers.

If you didn’t know this was a thing. Let us enlighten you. Boozy Christmas crackers, or bon bons if you prefer, are filled with tiny bottles of booze. Sounds much better than your standard Christmas cracker.

Here are the best boozy Christmas crackers to line your table with this holiday season.

best boozy christmas crackers

Fireball Whisky Baubles

Add a little fire this Christmas with these red-hot goodies. Taking special occasions to the next level is what Fireball Whisky does best, so you can bet these Fire-baubles will dial up your gift-giving and spice things up all season long. Super versatile and reusable, each ornament comes with a cheeky Fireball 50mL mini inside and looks great hung up on your tree.

Purchase Fireball Whisky Baubles from BoozeBud here.

best boozy christmas crackers

ALDI Christmas Gin Crackers

From Wednesday, 16 November, ALDI is bringing back its popular Special Buys Christmas Gin Crackers to level up your Christmas dining experience. Each Christmas Gin Cracker comes with its own individual miniature 50ml bottle of premium British gin with a set of six crackers priced at just $39.99. They’re perfect for a cheeky D.I.Y cocktail at the table for your guests or a simple take-home party favour.  

best boozy christmas crackers

Fever Tree Boozy Bon Bons

Here to make Christmas very merry indeed, Fever-Tree is offering two varieties of top-notch gin & tonic packs to choose from this year, as well as a new whisky & dry ginger ale cracker pack for dram enthusiasts. Filled with a unique mini craft gin or whisky and a Fever-Tree premium mixer can, the crackers make the perfect treat, stocking filler or secret Santa gift – a sure way to elevate the Christmas spirit.

Purchase the Fever Tree Boozy Bon Bons from David Jones here.

best boozy christmas crackers

Gintonica Gin Boozy Bon Bons and Whisky Rocks Boozy Bon Bons

When it comes to gin, Gintonica is the expert. Take your bon bons to the next level with these gin bon bons. Each bon bon contains a 30ml bottle of Australian craft gin. You won’t find paper crowns or plastic toys, just gin. Inside the Whisky Rocks bon bons is a 30ml bottle of Australian premium craft whisky.

Purchase the Gin Boozy Bon Bons or Whisky Rocks Boozy Bon Bons here.

best boozy christmas crackers

Freixenet Bon Bons

Beautifully wrapped in a Christmas Cracker-designed gift box, each Freixenet Christmas Bon Bon includes a 200ml Piccolo-sized bottle of Freixenet Italian Sparkling Rosé and a 200ml Piccolo bottle of Freixenet Prosecco. Each pretty Piccolo features Freixenet’s signature diamond-cut bottle design to add a glamorous sparkle to any gift-giving occasion this Christmas.

Purchase the Freixenet Bon Bons here.

best boozy christmas crackers

Sugarbird Gin Crackers

Looking for something unique? Sugarbird is bottling their South African gins in bon bons. Discover Protea and Cucumber, Juniper, Fynbos, Honeybush and Moringa, Pino and Pelargonium and Cape Holly and Wild Plum in a bright and bold cracker.

Purchase the Sugarbird Gin Crackers here.

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Food and Drink

Red Rooster Is Serving Free Chicken and Piping Hot Cash This Christmas in July

Get your early dose of festive cheer.

Red Rooster Christmas in July
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The cold weather in most parts of Australia coinciding with EOFY celebrations is the closest thing that we’ll get to snowy Christmas vibes. And if you’re in dire need of some festive cheer after the first six months of 2023, grab your ugly sweater and head to your nearest Red Rooster for Xmas in July deals.

From June 29 – July 31, 2023, Red Rooster is serving up free food items, a chance to win $10,000 or one of 10 merch packs valued at $400 and other fun prizes. All you have to do is sign up as a Red Royalty member and spend $5 on at a location near you or online.

Each week there’ll be new delicious deals and prizes to win. The week one deals have already dropped and they’re looking pretty tasty. You can get access to them via your Red Royalty account. The more you purchase, the more chances you have to win.

Spoiler alert: you can get 10 chicken nuggets for free, right now. Brb running to Red Rooster.

Terms and conditions apply. Visit Red Rooster’s Christmas in July to see all the deals.

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