Lemon-Spiced Hot Toddy

This is one drink that will chase away any cold that ails you! Honey, lemon, cinnamon, cloves and a splash of rum makes the lemon spiced hot toddy a perfect drink for the winter months. Curl up next to a warm fire and enjoy sipping on this refreshment.


1.5 oz (45ml) J.D. Shore Black Rum (or any other local dark rum)
1 tsp (5ml) Nova Scotia honey
1 cinnamon stick
2 cloves
1 lemon wedge
squeeze of lemon to taste


  1. Combine honey and rum in a mug or heatproof glass.
  2. Add boiling water and stir until honey has disolved.
  3. Add the cinnamon stick, cloves and lemon wedge.
  4. Add a squeeze of lemon juice to ensure that flavours are balanced.
  5. Throw a log on the fire and enjoy!

Local Source Guide:

Dark Rum: Halifax Distilling Co., Ironworks Distillery, Authentic Seacoast Distillery

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