How to Make the Perfect Hot Toddy

This is a great winter cocktail. I find that it looks very pretty in a clear glass but you can certainly make it in a coffee mug or anything else you have available.

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Add 1 tablespoon of honey to your glass.

Add 1 tablespoon of honey to your glass.

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Stud the lemon slice with the cloves.

Stud the lemon slice with the cloves.

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Combine honey, lemon slice, and cinnamon stick in glass / mug.

Combine honey, lemon slice, and cinnamon stick in glass / mug.

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Add 2 oz bourbon.

Add 2 oz bourbon.

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Fill glass with hot (not boiling) water. Ideally you want to add 8 ounces, so you have a 4:1 ratio of hot water to whiskey.

Fill glass with hot (not boiling) water. Ideally you want to add 8 ounces, so you have a 4:1 ratio of hot water to whiskey.

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Stir to dissolve the honey (I used a chopstick here but you could certainly use a spoon).  Thats it! Enjoy!

Stir to dissolve the honey (I used a chopstick here but you could certainly use a spoon). Thats it! Enjoy!

Ingredients

2 Ounces Bourbon Whiskey
1 Lemon Wedge
4 Whole Cloves
1 Tablespoon Honey
1 Cinnamon Stick (optional)
8 Ounces Hot Water
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