Wednesday, 3 October 2012

8 Nice & Warm Drinks for Chilly Nights

As its getting more colder and the nights turn chilly. Heating is on, warmer pjs on, hot showers and a Nice & Warm Drink while watching the telly. These Drinks will send you to heaven on a chilly night.

1. Hot Apple Pie -

2 oz Tuaca
Hot apple cider
Whipped cream
Cinnamon stick for garnish
Pour the Tuaca in an Irish coffee glass. Fill with hot apple cider. Top with whipped cream. Garnish with a cinnamon stick.
2. Pumpkin Chai Latte -
Chai tea
Milk or soy milk
Torani Pumpkin Spice syrup
Ground cinnamon
Start by brewing the chai tea according to package instructions. Fill 2/3 of a mug with the tea. Pour in an ounce of the Torani Pumpkin Spice syrup. Fill the rest of the mug with heated milk or soymilk. If preferred, vanilla soymilk can also be used. Finish off of the drink by sprinkling some ground cinnamon on top. Add sweetener according to personal taste.
3. Hot White Chocolate -
3/4 cup milk
2 tablespoons white chocolate chips
2 tablespoons vanilla vodka
1 1/2 tablespoons miniature marshmallows
1/8 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa powder
Heat milk in a small saucepan over medium heat until very hot. Add white chocolate chips and whisk until melted. Pour vanilla vodka into a heatproof glass, add warm milk, top with marshmallows, and dust with cocoa powder.
4. Cinnamon Toast - 
1 1/4 ounce(s) Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum
6 ounce(s) hot apple cider
1 tablespoon(s) sugar
1 tablespoon(s) cinnamon
Add hot apple cider and Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum to a glass rimmed with sugar and cinnamon.
5. Pumpkin Spice Martini -
1 (1.5 fluid ounce) jigger vanilla flavored Vodka
1 (1.5 fluid ounce) jigger Irish cream liqueur (such as Bailey’s)
1 (1.5 fluid ounce) jigger pumpkin flavored liqueur 
1 cup ice cubes
1 pinch ground cinnamon
1 pinch ground nutmeg
Pour the vanilla flavored vodka, Irish cream liqueur, and pumpkin flavored liqueur into a cocktail shaker over ice. Cover, and shake until the outside of the shaker has frosted. Strain into a chilled martini glass, and garnish with a sprinkle of ground cinnamon and ground nutmeg to serve.
6. Almond Chocolate Coffee -
3/4 oz amaretto almond liqueur
1/2 oz dark creme de cacao
8 oz hot coffee
Pour in order into coffee cup. Top with whipped cream and chocolate shavings.
7. Eggnig Latte -
1/3 cup 2% milk
2/3 cup eggnog
1 shot (1.5 ounces) brewed espresso
Pour milk and eggnog into a steaming pitcher and heat up, using the steaming wand. Brew the shot of espresso, then add to mug. Pour the steamed milk and eggnog into the mug, using a spoon to hold back the foam. Spoon foam over the top, sprinkle ground nutmeg (or grind fresh nutmeg yourself) on top of the foam, serves one.
8. Apple Cider -
1 (64 fluid ounce) bottle apple cider
3 cinnamon sticks
1 teaspoon whole allspice
1 teaspoon whole cloves
1/3 cup brown sugar
In a slow cooker, combine apple cider and cinnamon sticks. Wrap allspice and cloves in a small piece of cheesecloth, and add to pot. Stir in brown sugar. Bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat, and keep warm.

Also I was thinking Mulled wine drink and also gingerbread drink. I'll have to find a recipe on them and edit this post :)

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