Cozy Up with Hot Toddy Recipes

Want to add some warmth to your cocktail menu? Look no further than the hot toddy. This hot cocktail has many iterations, and we’ve collected a few recipes below for you to try your hand at.

BLACKENED Hot Toddy Riff

BLACKENED hot toddy recipeIngredients:
1.5oz BLACKENED American Whiskey
.5oz Ancho Reyes
.5oz charred lemon juice *
.5oz cinnamon honey syrup *
4oz hot water
Smoked Cinnamon garnish

Halve lemons, grill to char, juice Take 1 cup honey add 1/2 cup water into a pan with 5 cinnamon sticks. Bring to boil. Then let simmer on low for 30 minutes or so and enjoy.

Recipe courtesy of Karl Steuck @spiritandspoon.

Earl Grey Hot Toddy

Ingredients:earl grey hot toddy
1x 750ml bottle of whiskey or aged rum
1 bottle Pratt Standard Earl Grey Vanilla Syrup
Half gallon (64oz) boiling hot water
16 lemon wedges/wheels

Combine all ingredients except garnish together in a thermos, stir to combine. In each glass, squeeze a lemon wedge and fill with the cocktail, or just put a lemon wheel in the thermos.

Recipe courtesy of Pratt Standard Cocktail Co.


Castle Hot Toddy

castle hot toddy recipeIngredients:
1 oz Knappogue Castle 12 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey
1 oz Celtic Honey Liqueur
Lemon wheel
5-6 Cloves
1 C Hot water

Add Knappogue Whiskey and Celtic Honey to an Irish Coffee glass. Insert the cloves into your lemon wheel and drop it into the glass. Very gently muddle the lemon a few times to release the juices. Fill the glass with hot water.

Recipe by Joann Spiegel, Taproom Manager at the award-winning Dead Rabbit in NYC.

Falling for Her Again

Ingredients:hot toddy recipes
1 ½ parts Dano’s Tequila Reposado
1 part Prunier orange liqueur
1 part fresh lemon juice
½ part agave nectar
4 parts hot water

Add the tequila, orange liqueur, lemon juice, and agave into a mug. Stir until agave nectar is completely dissolved. Top up with hot water and garnish with orange or lemon.

Recipe courtesy of Dano’s Tequila.