New Yorkers certainly noticed that it's been snowing since, well, before you woke up today. Did this cause a morning-commute nightmare? Kind of. But, seeing our city in a wintry landscape does wonders for our holiday spirit. In fact, we may have stopped off for a hot chocolate on our way to work. Come quittin' time, though, we'll be in the market for something seasonal that's a little more grown up. Ahead, three drink recipes perfect for wintertime sipping.
2Photo: Courtesy of Kahlua.
M'Irish Coffee
Serves: 1
1 part KAHLÚA® Peppermint Mocha
1 part Jameson Irish Whiskey
2 parts freshly brewed coffee
1 part freshly whipped cream
In a coffee glass, add KAHLÚA® Peppermint Mocha, Jameson, and coffee. Float the whipped cream on top. Garnish with freshly grated nutmeg.
1Photo: Courtesy of Kahlua.
Peppermint Mocha Espresso Martini
Serves: 1
1 part KAHLÚA® Peppermint Mocha
1 part ABSOLUT® Vodka
1 part espresso
½ part half & half
Add all ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake. Strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with peppermint stick or espresso beans.
3Photo: Courtesy of Kahlua.
Mint Blizzard Hot Chocolate
Serves: 1
1½ parts KAHLÚA® Peppermint Mocha
½ parts Hiram Walker crème de cacao
2 parts hot chocolate
In a glass mug, add all ingredients. Top with whipped cream and chocolate shavings.

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