The kids are asleep and the adults are getting things together for the Holidays. Enjoy these delicious and easy recipes that are sure to be a hit.
During the holiday season some drinks are most loved and welcomed by the adults. Besides, with Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years right around the corner, what better time then now to break out the recipe book and start enjoying some of your favorite adult beverages?
Colonial Hot Buttered Rum
1 cup of rum
1/2 cup light cream
3 whole cloves
1/2 teaspoon of ground nutmeg
1 cinnamon stick
1 quart of hot water
1/4 cup butter
A pinch of salt
1 cup of brown sugar
Combine all ingredients, except rum, into a sauce pan & simmer until hot. Turn of heat and slowly stir in the rum. Pour into four mugs, and enjoy!
1 fluid ounce peppermint schnapps
10 fluid ounces vanilla-flavored vodka
4 fluid ounces white crème de menthe
Pour all of the ingredients into a shaker with ice, and shake vigorously. Strain into 4 glasses and garnish with a candy cane. Enjoy the holidays the right way, with this delicious holiday-inspired martini!
4 tablespoons ginger liqueur
2 cups of ice cubes
2 tablespoons of sugar
2 1/2 tablespoons of coffee-flavored rum
4 teaspoons of whipping cream
4 tablespoons of vanilla-citrus liqueur
Crushed ginger snaps
Rim the glasses with ginger liqueur and the ginger snaps. Then, add the ingredients to the shaker and shake, shake, shake. Finally, strain into 2 martini glasses, and enjoy a holiday favorite with a delicious twist!