by Danny House December 10, 2019 1 min read

When was the last time you sat down and enjoyed some Hot Buttered Rum? It's the perfect nightcap after a long day at work or running errands. The gift-shopping, tree-trimming, and Christmas-caroling can wait until tomorrow. 

What you'll need:

1 stick unsalted butter

1/3 cup brown sugar

1 teaspoon ground nutmeg

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1 teaspoon ground cloves

Pinch of salt

2 ounces aged rum

5 ounces hot water

Cinnamon stick for garnish

What to do:

Combine butter, vanilla, sugar, spices, and salt. Mix together well.

In mug, combine rum with one ounce of butter mixture. Top with hot water and cinnamon stick, and enjoy!