Hot Winter Drinks

By SMW Staff

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow… and keep warm with these Hot Winter Drinks!

Gingerbread Latte RecipeHot Winter Drinks: Gingerbread Latte recipe


  • 2 fluid ounces espresso coffee
  • 2 tablespoons gingerbread flavored syrup
  • 1/2 cup milk, steamed
  • 1/8 cup frothed milk
  • 1 pinch pumpkin pie spice
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla powder


  1. In a coffee mug, combine espresso coffee with flavored syrup. Pour in steamed milk and frothed milk and sprinkle with pumpkin pie spice and vanilla powder.

Winter Nightcap RecipeHot Winter Drinks: Winter Nightcap recipe


  • 1 shot coffee liqueur
  • 1 shot Irish cream
  • 1 1/2 shot hazelnut liqueur
  • 4 cups hot coffee
  • Cream


  1. Mix coffee and liqueur in a pot.  Serve with cream.

Homemade Creamy Hot Chocolate RecipeHot Winter Drinks: Homemade Creamy Hot Chocolate recipe


  • 2 cups whipping cream
  • 6 cups milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 (12 ounce) package milk or dark chocolate chips


  • Whipped cream
  • Chocolate shavings


  1. Stir together the whipping cream, milk, vanilla, and chocolate chips in a pot.
  2. Cover and cook on low for 2 to 2 1/2 hours, stirring occasionally, until mixture is hot and chocolate chips are melted. Stir again before serving. Garnish with whipped cream and chocolate shavings, as desired.

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