HOT TODDY: THE QUINTESSENTIAL WINTER WARMER
23 Sep 2011
Now that the weather is changing, it's time to start thinking about drinks that keep you warm on those cold winter evenings. One drink that comes to mind is the Hot Toddy. The Gosling family and friends are crazy about this drink, conjuring up fond memories of the holiday season.
Recipe courtesy of Emeril Lagasse
Makes 10 to 12 servings
Bottle of Gosling's Black Seal Rum
1 stick unsalted butter, softened
2 cups light brown sugar
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon grated nutmeg
Pinch ground cloves
In a bowl, cream together the butter, sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, and salt. Refrigerate until almost firm. Spoon about 2 tablespoons of the butter mixture into 12 small mugs. Pour about 3 ounces of Gosling's Black Seal Rum into each mug (filling about halfway). Top with boiling water (to fill the remaining half), stir well, and serve immediately.