Bone-chilling, wet weather calls for beverages that shake off the chills like this hot toddy, made with bourbon and sweetened with honey and brown sugar.
Many swear by its cold-healing capabilities. Whether or not that's true, the warming spices, zesty lemon, and sweet flavor surely ease the symptoms.
- 7 ounces hot water
1 1/2 ounces bourbon whiskey
3/4 ounces lemon juice
1 tablespoon honey
1 teaspoon brown sugar
2 whole star anise
Lemon wedge, for garnish
- In a tall glass mug or cup, combine hot water, bourbon, lemon juice, honey, sugar, anise, and cloves. Stir together with a spoon until sugar dissolves.
- Serve with a straw and a wedge of lemon.
- Drinks, Hot Drinks
- 1 cocktail
- Cook Time
- 5 minutes
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