10 Hot Real Drinks that Warm You Up Inside Out

During the cold months of the year sometimes you need a little more than just earmuffs, scarves and horrible bubble jackets to keep warm… What can be better than the combination of a some alcohol, yummy ingredients, and good company… Here are 10 delicious hot alcoholic beverages that will bring a smile to your non-botox frozen face.

1. Almond Kiss

  1. In a mug pour 2 oz of Amaretto.
  2. Fill the rest of your mug with your favorite Hot Chocolate.
  3. Top your drink with Whipped Cream, Chocolate Shavings, and Sliced Almonds.
    • I like to roast my sliced almonds in a pan quickly on high until they get a golden color. This brings out the almond flavor!

 2. Hot Toddy

  1. In a cup or mug pour 2 oz of Whiskey, Rum, or Brandy.
  2. Add a teaspoon of Brown Sugar or Honey.
  3. Fill the cup with boiling water and stir.
  4. Garnish with a few Cloves, a Cinnamon Stick, and a slice of Lemon.

3. Mexican Coffee

  1. In a mug pour: 1 oz Tequila and 1 oz Kahlua
  2. Fill with Hot Coffee
  3. Garnish w/ Whipped Cream
    • For an extra Ayy Yayy Yayy Kick stir in a pinch of Cayenne Pepper

4. Butter Baby

  1. In a mug pour 1 oz Butterscotch Schnapps
  2. Fill the rest of the cup with your favorite Hot Chocolate
  3. Garnish w/ Whipped Cream

5. Apple Pie

  1. In a mug pour 2oz of Rum.
  2. Fill the rest of the cup with Hot Apple Cider and a splash of vanilla extract.
  3. Toss in either a pinch of Cinnamon or a Cinnamon Stick.
  4. Garnish with Whipped Cream, powdered Cinnamon and a drizzle of Caramel.

6. Irish Coffee

  1. In a mug pour: 1 oz Bailey’s and 1 oz Irish whiskey
  2. Fill the rest of the cup with Hot Coffee
  3. Garnish w/ Whipped Cream

7. Hot Buttered Rum

  1. In a mug pour: 2 oz Dark rum and 1 oz Simple syrup Or 1 tsp Brown sugar
  2. Stir in a pinch of Nutmeg
  3. Fill the rest of the cup with Hot Water
  4. Garnish with a Cinnamon stick and small floating pat of Butter.

8. Tipsy tea

  1. In a mug make yourself an Earl Grey Tea
  2. Pour and stir in a shot of Limoncello.
  3. Garnish with a Lemon Rind.

9. Cuddler Cocktail

  1. In an expresso cup (if you have one, if not a mug is fine) pour: 1 oz of Baileys Irish Cream and 3/4 oz of Amaretto.
  2. Heat in the microwave for about 7 seconds.

10. Trappist Monk

  1. In a mug pour 3/4 oz of Coffee Liqueur, 3/4 oz of Hazelnut Liqueur and 3/4 oz of Irish Cream.
  2. Fill the rest of the cup with Hot Coffee.
  3. Garnish with Whipped Cream

Warm Wishes,