'Tis the season for ... meat cocktails? Published Nov. 21, 2012 You can try to deny it, but over the next month or so, you're going to do a lot of eating. Rich, hearty, food that will make you sleepy. And, between the parties and family gatherings, you're probably going to drink a lot, too. Heavy, sweet drinks like egg nog and mulled wine, or brown liquors that warm up a cold, snowy night. `Tis the season for gluttony, right? Might as well take it one step further with a meat cocktail.