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Hot Rye Toddy

Get creative with your winter cocktails this year
Courtesy of Sagamore Spirit

This hot rye toddy is the ultimate winter warm-up. Combine hot water, cinnamon and honey simple syrup with rye to make the ideal cold weather cocktail. 

Recipe courtesy of Sagamore Spirit


To make honey simple syrup, combine equal parts honey and water in a small pot and heat, stirring often, until the honey is full dissolved. Allow to cool then use immediately or store in the refrigerator.


  • 1.5 Ounces Sagamore Spirit Rye
  • 3 Ounces Boiling Water
  • 0.5 Ounce Lemon Juice
  • 0.75 Ounce Honey Simple Syrup
  • Half a Cinnamon Stick
  • Lemon Wedge for Garnish


Boil the water with the cinnamon stick in it

Pour boiling water, rye whiskey, lemon juice and honey syrup into a mug

Mix and garnish with lemon wedge