When making merry as we ring in the New Year, it's always a good idea to offer a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to accompany a selection of festive appetizers. Need ideas for a few "Nordic"-themed "hard" and "soft" drinks? Here are 8 very festive beverages sure to appeal to a wide range of preferences ( from non-alcoholic Skål Ya'll Fruit Tea to Julmumma (Swedish Christmas Beer), Icebar Stockholm's famous Wolf's Paw cocktail , and Northern Lights (a.k.a. "Greenlandic") coffee. Drink responsibly, stay safe, and have a very blessed 2013!.
8 Festive Nordic Beverages image and copy; 12/31/2012 Kari Diehl, licensed to About.com.