It's cold outside! Nothing is better than chilling with a hot drink watching the snow falling. We think not, especially if we are talking about cozy, warm alcoholic beverages like mulled wine, cocoa spiked with bourbon or brandy, and tiki cocktails served in a mug!
Hot cocktails, although not as popular, are very satisfying to drink during cold weather. So pull out your favorite wool sweater, settle into your reading chair by the fire for some quality time with these 20 Best Alcoholic Hot Drinks ever.
1. Adult Hot Chocolate
Hot chocolate is one of our most favorite drinks as kids. However, who says that only kids can enjoy this classic yummy and comforting drink? You can also create an adult version of this by spiking it with delicious peppermint schnapps, giving it an alcoholic kick along with a distinct minty pepper taste.
2. Mulled Hard Cider
Do you crave something sweet and flavorful to drink in the cold winter months? If yes, then this hot cocktail recipe might be perfect for you.
Mulled Hard Cider is one of the most popular and most versatile of all the mulled drink recipes, so feel free to vary this recipe to your own liking. Enjoy a flavorful and citrusy hot drink with this mulled hard cider recipe today!
3. Hot Buttered Hazelnut Whiskey
Hot Buttered Hazelnut Whiskey may give the appearance of milk at first, but do not be fooled. This drink is actually based on whiskey, with added cinnamon, cream, and other spices and ingredients to help make it so much better than your traditional whiskey.
If you are a whiskey lover, you will surely love this variation of your favorite alcoholic drink!
4. Spiced Orange Apple Amaretto Punch
In parties, events, or family gatherings, having a punch has already been a staple and is something that we all look forward to. And one of the best types of punch that you can make for everyone is this spiced orange apple amaretto punch.
Amaretto provides a very sophisticated and distinct taste to the combination of orange and apple juices and truly makes it something special.
5. Caramel Irish Coffee
One of the most iconic variations to the simple coffee is the Irish coffee, which is made even better if you add caramel to it, making a Caramel Irish Coffee.
This sweet and flavorful alcoholic drink uses quality and delicious ingredients such as butterscotch schnapps, Bailey’s Irish cream, and Irish whiskey mix to deliver a drink that will fulfill your cravings and pleasures.
6. Autumn Chai Swizzle
One of the most famous teas that we have in the market today is chai tea. For those that already know and love this delicious tea, did you know that we can make this drink even more tasty and delicious?
Yes, by simply adding a few ingredients, including an Irish cream liqueur to give the desired alcoholic kick, we can make a whole new beverage that is much better than the original.
7. Spiked Milk And Honey
Milk is a comforting drink which is why many people drink it before going to bed. By adding honey to milk, you can elevate its taste and add a new level of sweetness to it. If you are an alcohol drinker, you may not even like the idea of drinking milk anymore. However, we might have a recipe that can change your mind and that is our Spiked Milk And Honey.
8. Spiked Gingerbread Coffee
Gingerbread coffee is another classic hot beverage that you can spike with the alcohol of your choice. The unique taste of ginger and nutmeg that can be found on gingerbread coffee can be further enhanced by adding your favorite alcoholic beverage to it.
The recipe is not quite strict in terms of the type of coffee and alcohol that you want to use, so it will be purely up to you to decide which combinations you like best.
9. Hot Apple Pie
Fall is the best time to enjoy a hot, comforting drink like the Hot Apple Pie. Made with warm cider and spiced flavors that will delight your taste buds in every way possible!
10. Hot Buttered Whiskey
For the ultimate refreshment, combine hot buttered rum with whiskey! Choose from robust bourbon or rye. Mix it up by adding some traditional spices like nutmeg and allspice for an even more intense flavor profile that will be hard to beat - especially if you're looking for something classic yet modern at once too.
11. Tom And Jerry
Christmas time is the perfect time to give Tom and Jerry a try. This modern twist on an old favorite will have you feeling warm inside as it warms your insides with each sip!
With premade batter made from eggs, butter, sugar along with spices of choice--you can't go wrong using these recipes at any gathering this season or year-round for unexpected guests who pop up unannounced during festivities.
12. Blueberry Tea
It's that time of year again! It seems like winter never ends and we're left counting down the days until Spring. If you need some help getting through those long cold nights or just want something sweet to sip on during your next office lunch break, then try out this awesome recipe for Blueberry Tea.
13. Rumchata Hot Cocoa
It's no wonder that people are going crazy for the Rumchata drink. It has all of your favorite flavors: chocolate, caramel, and milk! You can even get a delicious cupcake or shot in preparation - but we recommend taking it easy because these things pack quite the punch!
14. Boozy White Hot Chocolate
A winter warmer, the Boozy White Hot Chocolate is perfect for when you want that cozy feeling on a cold day. This drink poses very sweet but with just enough hints of alcohol to keep things interesting - so warm up your vocal cords and have one!
15. Rumchata Eggnog
Of all the seasonal drinks, this one is sure to warm your heart during wintertime. With rum and heavy cream mixed into it you won't be able to stop at just one sip! Make an excellent party drink alongside some cookies or pies if you're looking for something sweet!
16. Cinnamon And Tequila Hot Chocolate
Feeling like taking a hot chocolate break but don't know what to do? Take the Cinnamon and Tequila Hot Chocolate Cocktail for an awesome drink that will satisfy all your cravings. It has a sweet, creamy texture perfect for coating every inch with warm cocoa goodness as it warms up nicely from the fiery spice of tequila!
17. Butterbeer Rum
The perfect drink for any Wizarding fan, this boozy twist on the popular Butterbeer will bring you back to life as if it were in J.K Rowling's world, but with an adult twist!
The spiced rum and cream sodas are seasoned with Butterscotch syrup so that your taste buds get their Hogwarts fix without having too much alcohol content - just enough spice (and rum) to keep things interesting.
18. Hot Buttered Whiskey Cider
The first sip of your Hot Buttered Whiskey Cider is like an excessively warm hug. The citrus flavors are softened by both heat as well as maple syrup, so they taste even more delicious than before!
19. Old-Fashioned Swedish Glogg
The name of this drink translates to "Merry Christmas" in Swedish, and it's a tradition that can be served during the holiday season. It has a spiced flavor with strong notes from nutmeg, which is only tempered by raisins or slivered almonds for crunchiness if you wish - perfect as your sweeter sip!
20. Mexican Style Coffee
You'll want to drink this coffee all in one sitting. It starts hot with just the right amount of caffeine and ends on an unexpected but satisfying note! The perfect pick me up if your day has been stressful or tough at work.
Try my spiced whipped cream cocoa topped cinnamon espresso today for some much-needed energy that will get you through anything life throws our way.