5 Cocktail Recipes to try this Winter
Updated: Nov 24, 2019
As we get into the colder seasons, nothing is better than a hot whiskey by the fire. Check out the 5 recipes below for some new cocktails to drink when you are fresh off the ski hill or cuddled up on the couch at home watching a movie.
Spiked Apple Cider
1.5 oz Bourbon
1 apple cider packet
a splash of orange juice
a dash of cinnamon
top with hot water & garnish with a cinnamon stick and orange slice
Adult Hot Cocoa
3 scoops hot cocoa mix
1 oz creme de cocoa
1.5 oz creme de la creme (Stonehouse Distillery Winston, MT)
Combine the ingredients into a mug and mix with hot water. Garnish with whipped cream and sprinkles.
Boozey hot chocolates are fun to have at a movie night or Christmas party. Turn it into a hot chocolate bar and provide different liquors (Jameson, Bailey's, Kahlua.. to name a few) and different toppings (candy canes, chocolate shavings, marshmallows, etc.) for your guests to make their own version.
1 oz Amaretto
1 oz vodka
2 oz store-bought eggnog
dash of nutmeg
dash of cinnamon
Caramel sauce to rim the glass
Shake ingredients together and pour them into a caramel rimmed glass. Garnish with cinnamon.
1 oz clear creme de menthe
1.5 oz vanilla vodka
.75 oz white chocolate liqueur
crushed up candy canes to rim glass
Rim a martini glass with crushed up candy canes by dipping the glass in simple syrup then into crushed candy canes. Shake ingredients in mixer and pour into glass.
1.5 oz Pumpkin Spice flavoring
1.5 oz Spiced Rum
.75 oz Vodka
dash of pumpkin spice seasoning
Fill the glass with ice, pour contents into glass and top with cream