Breeders’ Cup is taking over Louisville, Kentucky and residents are ready with Southern style parties. Warm and cozy cocktails are a must for this time of year. Check out these delicious warm cocktail recipes and celebrate Breeders’ Cup along with the beautiful Bluegrass State.
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Spiced and Buttered Hot Cider and Bourbon
4 cups apple cider
1 cup water
6 tbsp Bourbon Smoked Sugar
6 whole cloves
2 cinnamon sticks
5 tbsp unsalted butter chilled
1 1/2 cups Kentucky Bourbon
1/4 cup fresh squeezed lemon
ground nutmeg for garnish
Combine first five ingredients in a large saucepan.
Bring to a boil.
Cover with a lid and allow to steep for 15 minutes.
Add 4 tbsp of the butter to the an and bring back to a boil.
Remove from heat and add bourbon and lemon juice.
Strain cider into a large pitcher or measuring cup.
Cut remaining tsp. of butter into four pieces
Divide between four mugs or cups and add a piece of butter to each mug.
Garnish with a sprinkle of nutmeg and serve.
OLD FORESTER – MUDDY BOOTS
Combine all ingredients and garnish with a Bourbon Marshmallow + mint.
Batch (8 servings) 1.5 cups Old Forester Mint Julep
3 cups Brewed black coffee
3 cups Hot Chocolate
1.5 tsp Old Forester Salt & Pepper Tincture
Combine in slow cooker, keep on warm setting.