Winter is an excellent time of the year to enjoy the best food and drinks as it is the time to celebrate holidays with family and friends. The chilling winds and snowy weather entices you to have such warm and tempting drinks, which would make you feel cozy and comfortable enough to bear the extremities of this season and rather enjoy them. USA has invented a number of holiday drinks which have gained immense popularity over the years, not only in the country but around the globe. These drinks are easy to make and give a wonderful feeling of warmth and ecstasy in the spine chilling winter months.
Here is a list of 9 popular winter drinks in USA:
9. Chai Tea
Those who look for a cup of good health to counter the chill of the winter love to opt for the delicious chai tea, which can be prepared by steeping some tea bags in boiling water, along with milk, ginger and cinnamon sticks for a spicy taste and protection from cough and cold.
8. Warm mulled cider
The next name in the list of top 9 popular winter drinks in USA is that of warm mulled cider, a classic recipe consisting of ingredients like apple cider, ginger, spices and orange zest, to get an aromatic, heavenly tasting drink.
7. Warm vanilla cider
Another cider based winter drink which is loved all over America is warm vanilla cider, which is prepared by mixing hot cider with bourbon and topping it up with honeyed walnuts and whipped cream.
6. New Year’s Eve Berry Cocktail
Many Americans love to usher in the New Year with style, with this hot and tempting which is vodka based and has the fruity taste of healthy and delicious berries.
5. Maple Syrup Toddy
Next among the most popular winter drinks in USA is the wonderful cocktail called maple syrup toddy, which comprises of hot toddy blended with delicious maple syrup. The amazing alcoholic drink is served hot and offers great warmth.
4. Irish Coffee
An incredible drink, Irish coffee is a classy combination of coffee, Irish whiskey and sugar heated together and served hot, topped with some fresh cream for great looks and perfect taste. A truly loved drink in the US!
3. Classic Eggnog
This traditional holiday recipe combines rich ingredients such as egg yolks, milk, sugar, heavy cream, bourbon and nutmeg, all combined together, simmered and refrigerated to be served chilled. It is one of America’s favorite recipes for holiday gatherings.
2. Peppermint Schnapps Hot Chocolate
Featuring next on the list of most popular winter drinks in USA is the fun filled version of the traditional hot chocolate, which is prepared by throwing in Peppermint Schnapps. Another variant of the drink can be prepared by adding a dollop of mint chocolate ice cream.
1. Christmas Rum Punch
Christmas rum punch is a much loved winter drink in the US and it is a part of all Christmas parties and celebrations. The ingredients include rum, sugar, cloves and the citrus flavors of orange and apple cider. The rum is set on fire to give it a unique taste.
Are you ready to spike up this winter with one of these wonderful drinks…..