As if Christmas wasn’t boozy enough, you can now furnish your Christmas table with Christmas crackers containing cheeky little miniatures. Here are a few of The Resident’s favourites…

1 Soho Society Christmas Crackers
Be gone tiny trinkets, paper hats and paltry prizes. Balans Soho Society is bringing a little bohemian naughtiness to your festive soirée with limited-edition, boozy crackers that can be bought either in their restaurants and cafes, or online. Priced at £60 for a box of six, Balans Soho Society Christmas Crackers each contain a miniature bottle of a signature festive cocktail, a voucher for a free cocktail at any Balans Soho Society venue, a witty saying, plus a festive crown. Plus, for one lucky puller, there’s a precious Golden Ticket that entitles whoever finds it to a special champagne dinner for two. See

The Soho Society have outdone themselves with these boozy Christmas crackers

The Soho Society have outdone themselves with these boozy crackers

2 Moet & Chandon Christmas Crackers
The champagne experts are bringing their luxury Christmas crackers to Selfridges for this festive season. For £19.99 per individual cracker, you can indulge in a 200ml bottle of glorious Brut Imperial champagne plus a few traditional Christmas surprises as well. This one’s for the more refined Christmas revellers out there. Available from

Moet and Chandon's luxury Christmas crackers

Moet and Chandon’s luxury Christmas cracker

3 Drinks by the Dram Christmas Crackers
Upping the ante when it comes to Christmas Dinner, the experts at Drinks by the Dram have produced an entire range of spirit-filled Christmas Crackers for a grown-up addition to the dining table. The finishing touch to any festive feast, or a quirky stocking filler, these little gems are filled with 3cl drams of whisky, gin or a variety set with a little bit of everything. Prices start from £39.95 from

Choose from Drinks by the Dram's gin, whisky or combination Christmas crackers

Choose from Drinks by the Dram’s gin, whisky or combination Christmas crackers

4 Gin Tales Mini Infusion Christmas crackers
This set of six Christmas Crackers contains a 50ml bottle of gin in each popping delight. Expect festive infusions such as Christmas Pudding Gin, Chocolate Gin and Orange, Cinnamon and Winter Spices Gin. The obligatory paper hat and bad dad jokes are also included, and you can choose from two different colour options to ensure your crackers don’t clash with your carefully curated festive décor. The shimmering bronze and chic monochrome styles can be purchased at £55 for a box from

Christmas Pudding Gin? Genius

Christmas Pudding Gin? Genius