Our Favorite Hot Alcoholic Drinks Revealed!
We rely on these very tasty hot alcoholic drinks at every fall and winter party we host.
Actually, we rely on them even when we're not hosting a party. There's nothing like curling up with one of these steamy mugs of deliciousness after a long, cold day.
But back to parties...these drinks are festive, easy and guaranteed to make your guests feel warm and fuzzy. All good things for a party!
Just make sure to have some hearty food (appetizers or desserts are fine) on hand for your guests. These hot drinks will really sneak up on you.
Hot Apple Cider Recipe
This great tasting hot drink recipe works so well at fall and winter parties because it's a cinch to make and it easily serves a crowd.
Recipe for Mulled Wine
We think it's the perfect companion for a cold night, a crackling fireplace and great conversation. You'll also find our recipes for Swedish glögg, German glühwein, and French vin chaud here.
Recipe for Hot Buttered Rum
This is a sinfully rich drink and easy to make for a crowd. It starts with a batter that you can make ahead of time and refrigerate. Perfect for a large party.
Irish Coffee Recipes
We've got two Irish coffee recipes for you to try; a delicious traditional recipe and another with an Irish cream liqueur.
More Hot Drink Recipes Using Coffee
Pour Kahlua and brandy into a pre-warmed mug. Add coffee to fill. Garnish with whipped cream.
- 1 oz Kahlua coffee liqueur
- 1/2 oz brandy
- 1 cup of coffee
Pour the Kahlua and tequila into a warmed mug and add coffee. Let your guests add cream (yes the real thing!) and sugar to taste.
- 1 oz Kahlua (or other coffee-flavored liqueur)
- 1/2 oz tequila
- 5 oz coffee
Pour the triple sec and Irish cream into a warmed mug and add coffee.
- 1 oz triple sec
- 1 oz Irish cream liqueur
- 3 oz coffee
Pour the brandy and rum into a warm mug and add the coffee.
- 1 oz brandy
- 1 oz rum
- 4 oz coffee