13 Lucky Hot Toddy Cocktails from Around the World - Infographic

With a chill in the air and snowflakes making their way across many U.S. states we can all use a warm drink. And if we are going to make a warm drink, it may as well be a hot toddy. Not only will it warm your soul but it may help to keep the common cold at bay. Now, before we sit back to relax, let’s mix a hot toddy, pour a steaming hot drink and dream of far off beaches and waves gently rolling ashore.

Whether you like your hot toddy mulled, plank-smoked or served flaming, we’ve got you covered with a selection of beverages from across the world including Germany, France, Scotland, Sweden and the good ole’ U.S.A, boasting an eclectic mix of spirits and tastes.

Whether it’s mulled, plank-smoked or served flaming, here are some examples:

  • Bombardino – This Italian favorite is a brandy based drink with egg-nog and Advocaat and is served hot with whipped cream on top. Its variations include adding in coffee or rum, and the name translates to ‘The Bomb’.
  • Plank-Smoked Old Fashion – While the Plank-smoked Old Fashion is an inventive variation of the traditional Old Fashion cocktail, the original was created during the 19th century and given its name in the 1880s.
  • Parampampoli – This grappa based drink is served ‘flambe’ and the original recipe and right dosage are secret. Originating from Italy, the Parampampoli will give you quite the kick after a day in the cold.
  • Champagne on a Zipline – Popular ski destinations such as Méribel offer the peak of VIP treatment where guests can have a bottle delivered in a firework-laden hamper via a zipline.
  • Salmiakki Koskenkorva – This pre-mixed liquor is popular in Finland. The combination of salty liquorice and vodka is an acquired taste, and after a few drinks this cocktail becomes even harder to pronounce.

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  1. Mulled Wine – The Chriskindlmarkt in Nuremberg
  2. Tom & Jerry – The Pegu Club – Manhattan
  3. Candy Cane Cocktail – Albany, Georgia
  4. Peppermint Schnapps Hot Chocolate – Germany
  5. Bombardino – Italy
  6. Pear Brandy Sidecar – Paris
  7. Champagne on a Zip Line – Meribel, Val Thorens Val D’Lsere
  8. Plank-Smoked Old Fashioned – American Cut Steakhouse, USA
  9. Whiskey Mac – The Blue Blazer Edinburgh
  10. Salmiakki Koskenkorva – Across Finland
  11. Lemongrass & Chill Martini – Verbier
  12. Parampampoli – Rifugio Crucolo, Italy
  13. Coffee Grog with Brandy – Yaki-Da, Sweden

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Resource: Crystal Ski Holiday

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