When hibernation weather hits, these are the steamy hot grown-up drinks you're going to want to get cozy with.
Best Hot Cocktails for Winter Weather
This authentic recipe comes straight from Sweden, where they know all about surviving winter's chill. Made with a bottle each of port wine, bourbon, and white rum, the recipe yields enough for a houseful of snowed-in guests, but you can scale it down by clicking on the number of servings .
So, you take a quart of vanilla ice cream, blend it with melted butter, sugar, and warm spices, then you stash it in the freezer to keep all winter. Dissolve a tablespoon of this rich and spicy mixture in a cup of boiling water, slip in some rum, and you're all set for the storm.
Rich red wine, and bittersweet chocolate are the perfect pair in this adult drink, that will make you feel warm and cozy on a cold winter's night. What better drink could there be for curling up on the sofa and watching a Christmas movie.
Fresh apple cider, maple syrup, spices, and citrus peel, make this one aromatic and delicious drink to warm you up and bring you cheer. You can make a big batch to share with all ages, and let the grown-ups slip a little calvados or apple jack into their own mugs.
Rocking four different kinds of liqueur, this cup of coffee is about as indulgent as it gets. Climb into your warmest PJs and sip this on Netflix night.
Rumor has it this whiskey-laced hot lemonade is the Irish cure for the common cold. But you don't have to wait until you're sick to try it.
Instant hot cocoa mix is your shortcut to this festive little toddy; a touch of coffee-flavored liqueur and peppermint schnapps puts it into the adults-only column. Garnish with peppermint-studded marshmallows if you're feeling extra festive.
Find more winter drinks recipes for kids and adults.