...but these cocktails are so delightful. Keep the cold weather at bay with slow-simmered sips that will warm you from the inside out.
Fill your house with warming scents of the season with this spirit-lifting drink. Both Rweet and spicy, it's perfect topped with a generous serving of whipped cream and freshly grated nutmeg.
Get the Recipe: Slow Cooker Hot Buttered Rum
Take that childhood favorite up a notch with a healthy dose of Bailey's. Garnish with marshmallows, chocolate discs and graham crackers for a drink that does double duty as refreshment and dessert.
Get the Recipe: Boozy S'mores Hot Chocolate
This classic cool-weather cocktail is strong enough to see you through sweater season. The traditional combination of scotch brewed with sugar, lemon and nutmeg will have you glowing from head to toe.
Get the Recipe: Hot Toddy
The best part this rum-based beverage? The caramel apple pop garnish! We love this grown-up take on a classic fall favorite.
Get the Recipe: Hot Caramel Apple Cocktail
Because, all you really need in life is coffee and booze.
Get the Recipe: Slow Cooker Bailey's Irish Cream Coffee
Mulled wine is a favorite this time of year, and what's not to love about this particular cool-weather combo? Honey, apple, orange, cinnamon, cloves and anise... need we say more?
Get the Recipe: Slow Cooker Spiced Wine
We've never managed to figure out what "wassailing" actually means, but if it ends up in a cozy evening nightcap, we're all for it. Wine, cranberry and spices simmer in a slow cooker to make for a superb "crocktail" we can't get enough of.
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Adventures in Cooking
Hot. Buttered. Hazelnut. Whisky. This baby sells itself.
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The Cookie Rookie
Give Starbucks a run for their money with this sweet, creamy crocktail recipe. Vanilla and pumpkin liqueurs make for a pumpkin lover's dream.
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Hungry Girl Por Vida
A nice rosu00e9 fits perfectly in the warmed-up version of this cocktail. Add plenty of fresh fruit to keep things bright and refreshing.
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Growing Up Gabel
Leave it to Jack to give this cider all the punch it needs. Make a batch for your next holiday gathering, and prepare for the accolades.
Get the Recipe: Apple Cider Bourbon Whiskey Cocktail
Made with real pumpkin, this sweet and spicy cocktail is reminiscent of all of your favorite holiday flavors. Garnish and enjoy with fresh whipped cream and a cinnamon stick.
Get the Recipe: Cinnamon-Pumpkin Toddy
Mix and match these beautiful brunch recipes, both savory and sweet, for a midday meal to remember.
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