John McCarthy shows us the steps to a light but warming cocktail for escaping cold weather
Winter often means staying inside and keeping out of the cold — so what better to drink than a cocktail intended to bring in the flavors of the season while warming you up! John McCarthy shares his recipe for his Nolet's Winter Warmer, which combines floral Nolet's with a smooth amaro and a touch of spice in order to make the perfect cocktail for sitting by the fire.
With only four ingredients, you’ll have it ready in no time in order to get the party started. Watch the video above or make the cocktail from the full recipe below!
NOLET’S Winter Warmer
2 ounces NOLET’S Silver Dry Gin
.5 ounces Nonino Amaro
.5 ounces "Red Hot" Honey Syrup*
1 dash Angostura bitters
Stir all of the ingredients in a cocktail shaker, strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with star anise and lemon peel.
*The honey syrup is infused with cinnamon, dried chiles, and dried ginger. For full instructions on the syrup, watch the video above.