cocktails & small bites to ring in the new year December 22, 2016 // by Vermont Creamery Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Your Name* Your Email* Your Friend's Email* Some of our favorite cocktails and small bites, perfect for sharing as you get ready to ring in the New Year! Bug Juice: A bright and cheery gin cocktail with tropical flavor elements like pineapple and coconut. Tall, Dark & Handsome: Whisky mixed with flavorful Meletti and topped with a delightfully tart Luxardo cherry. Hankey Panky: Aged gin balanced with sweet vermouth and bright citrus for a playfully delicious beverage. Pink Fizz: New Year's celebrations always need a little bubbly beverage and this pink fizz cocktail is irresistable. Owl's Hoot: An ideal after-dinner cocktail or for anybody who loves the brightness of orange essence Pink Peppercorn Meringues: the sweet, airy crisp of meringues is lovely with cheese, especially fresh chevre. Pink peppercorns add a pop of color and fruity piquancy to these sugar clouds. Baked St. Albans: Pile a spoonful of jam and a sheet of puff pastry atop St. Albans and bake for a fresh take on the traditional cheeseboard. Grilled Vegetable Antipasto Platter with Pepper Chevre: This one has something for everyone in a lush appetizer centerpiece. Hot Caramelized Onion Dip: This irresistible crème fraîche caramelized onion dip is full of savory crisp bacon and topped with melted cheese. Assorted Whipped Goat Cheese Filo Tarts: Flakey, warm filo tarts are simple to make and pefect for parties. Find more cocktail & cheese pairing inspiration here!