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Classic Hot Toddy Recipe


Here's a delicious, reliable hot toddy recipe you can adjust and accessorize as you see fit. Add a black tea bag if you like, or swap the cardamom for cinnamon. However you prefer it, enjoy National Hot Toddy Day!


  • 2 Ounces Jack Daniels
  • 1 clove
  • 1 Teaspoon honey
  • 4 -6 ounces piping-hot water (based on desired strength)
  • ½ Teaspoon brown sugar
  • 1 cardamom pod
  • 1 strip of lemon peel


Place all the ingredients, save the water and brown sugar, into a glass. Gently press the cardamom. Add water and sugar to taste.