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3 Cocktails that Are Meant for Cozy Winter Nights

3 Cocktails that Are Meant for Cozy Winter Nights

The days are getting short, the nights are long, and all of a sudden the winter season is upon us. It's time to pull the coats out of the closet, put those gloves on and hunker down until the sun comes out again. It doesn't have to be all gloom and doom however, and there are few better things than cozying up when it's cold outside to enjoy the company of others and the warm glow a special cocktail can bring. This time of year calls for big warm aromas and bold flavors that can match heavy winter cuisine and warm us up from the inside out. It's a long way until spring, and keeping in good spirits can be a challenge, but not with these tasty cocktail ideas. Whether you are looking for a cozy night at home or a new element to spice up this year's holiday party, here are a couple that can fit the bill.

Mexican Hot Chocolate

  • 1 package Mexican hot chocolate mix (prepare as directed)
  • 1.5 oz silver tequila
  • Whipped cream

Prepare hot chocolate as directed, add a splash of tequila and top with as much whipped cream as your mug can handle.

Hot Toddy

  • 1.5 oz bourbon whiskey
  • 8 oz hot water
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 wedge of lemon

Mix whiskey and honey together in a heat proof mug, pour in hot water and stir to mix. Squeeze in lemon and sip carefully!

Classic Manhattan

  • 2 oz rye whiskey
  • .5 oz sweet vermouth
  • 1 dash angostura bitters
  • 1 maraschino cherry (garnish)

Mix liquid ingredients with ice and strain into serving glass. Garnish with cherry.

If these recipes peaked your interest in mixology and have you thinking about the growing field of bartending, be sure to look into professional bartending courses. For bartending classes in the South Puget Sound area, the experts to contact are at the Bartending Academy of Tacoma at 253-655-0819. Let the Bartending Academy help you jumpstart your exciting new career!


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Written By Brian Corey

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