Hot Toddy

Lynnda Cloutier


Great for what ails you! Unknown source

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12 oz. brandy,scotch, bourbon, or whiskey
1/4 cup sugar
12 lemon twists

How to Make Hot Toddy


  • 1Boil 3 quarts of water in large pot. Put 1 oz. of liquor and 1 t. of sugar into a mug and fill to the top with boiling water. Twist a lemon peel above the liquid and drop it in. Long before there as Advil Cold and Sinus, the hot toddy was also world renowned for it’s curative effects. The liquor eased aches and pains and distracted the sufferer from his woes; the hot water cleared congested sinuses; and the twist provided a refreshing dose of vitamin C. (Well, not really, but it’s the thought that counts!)

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About Hot Toddy

Course/Dish: Hot Drinks