Author Notes: This is a guaranteed warmer-upper, sinus-clearer, and overall make-you-feel-better drink, as long as you're not taking any medications for which alcohol is contraindicated. I credit my dear friend Rose Schweikhart, owner of Superior Bathhouse Brewery and Distillery in Hot Springs, AR, with this one. —Kayb
ounces crisp hard cider
2 or 3
- In a small saucepan, heat cider and bourbon until almost boiling.
- Remove from heat and add bitters.
- Pour into insulated mug and add a cinnamon stick. Breathe in steam between sips.