2 Hot boozy drinks for cold weather

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Hot spiced cocktails are perfect for a cold night. Try a hot toddy or a hot buttered rum to warm up with.

Hot buttered rum

Serves 2

Cool nights and feelings of a cold just scream for a hot cocktail to sip. This recipe is perfect for sipping after a long, hard day or to celebrate the end of a great day.

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons somewhat soft butter
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon allspice
  • Freshly grated nutmeg (1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon)
  • Hot water
  • 2 ounces spiced rum

Directions:

  1. In a small bowl, mix the butter, brown sugar, cinnamon, allspice and nutmeg together with a fork or small whisk.
  2. Add 1/2 of the spiced butter mixture to the bottom of each mug.
  3. Pour the hot water into each mug, then add one shot of rum to each mug. Stir and enjoy.

Hot toddy

Serves 2

Ingredients:

  • 2 bags chamomile tea
  • Hot water
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • 2 ounces bourbon whiskey

Directions:

  1. Place 1 tea bag in each mug, then pour hot water over each and add 1 teaspoon of honey to each mug.
  2. Allow the tea to steep for 2-4 minutes (depending on desired strength).
  3. Add 1 ounce of bourbon whiskey to each mug, stir to combine and enjoy.

More hot drinks to try

Hot buttered rum
Hot buttered rum cocktail
Hot toddy

Aimee Fortney is “Not the Perfect Cook.” Retiring at age 31 as a bilingual political consultant, Aimee is now a cookbook author, blogger, recipe developer and inspirational food lover, who lives in Nashville, Tennessee with her husband and daughter. Aimee can be seen on Nashville’s WSMV and you can read her blogs, recipes and funny, “Not the Perfect Cook” adventures as she strives to keep families out of the drive thru, cooking at home (on a budget) on her website, wwww.aimeefortney.com and follow her on twitter, @aimeefortney.

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