Gigi’s Hot Toddy

Gigi Perry 7 November 2013

To warm the cockles of your heart. Double portion sizes to warm someone else’s cockles.


Dash of dark brown sugar
Splosh of whisky
2 cloves
Stick of cinnamon
Boiling water
Slice of apple


  1. Put the sugar and whisky in your favourite mug.
  2. Add the cloves and cinnamon then top with water. Give it a stir.
  3. Add the apple slice.
  4. Drink it hot hot hot.
  5. Don't forget to warm your slippers by the fire.

Top tip: Substitute the water for apple juice or even apple cider, and serve with a slice of lemon.