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A Hot Toddy will cure whatever ails you: HOW TO MAKE A HEALTHY HOT TODDY + 3 RECIPES | @TspCurry - For more healthy recipes:

How to Make a Healthy Hot Toddy | 3 Toddies to Try

  • Author: by Serena Ball, RD
  • Yield: 1 serving 1x


A hot toddy will heal whatever ails you. You’ll want to cuddle up with one of these mugs – which are variations on the historic recipe.


  • Apple Ginger Pomegranate Hot Toddy
  • 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger or 1/2 teaspoon dried ginger
  • 1.5 ounces bourbon
  • 3 ounces apple cider
  • 12 teaspoons honey
  • 1 tablespoon pomegranate seeds
  • Garnish: 2 slices apple
  • Turmeric Orange Hot Toddy
  • 1 tablespoon grated fresh turmeric or 1 teaspoon ground turmeric
  • 1.5 ounces gin or bourbon
  • 12 teaspoons honey
  • 3 slices of fresh mandarin oranges, such as Halos
  • Cinnamon Lemon Chamomile Hot Toddy
  • 1 bag of chamomile tea
  • 1 cinnamon stick or 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 12 teaspoon honey
  • 2 slices or lemon
  • 1.5 ounces gin or bourbon (optional)


For Apple Pomegranate Hot Toddy:

  1. Add ginger to a mug. Pour in 6 ounces boiling water and steep for 3-4 minutes. Add bourbon, apple cider, honey, pomegranate seeds to a mug. Stir. Garnish with apple slices.

For Turmeric Orange Hot Toddy:

  1. Add turmeric to a mug. Pour in 6 ounces boiling water and steep for 3-4 minutes. Add gin, honey and twist in, squeezing juice of mandarins; stir. Garnish with 1 mandarin slice.

For Cinnamon Lemon Chamomile Hot Toddy:

  1. Steep chamomile tea and cinnamon stick in boiling water for three minutes; remove tea bag. Add honey, 1 slice lemon and if desired, gin or bourbon. Garnish with lemon slice.


  • Serving Size: 1 mug