Hot Toddy with a Twist: 8 oz whiskey (or bourbon / brandy), 6 T honey, 2 lemons, 4 c apple cider, 4 earl grey tea bags, 4 cinnamon sticks. In a small pan over med-low heat, heat the cider, cinnamon, honey, and whisky until hot, stirring to dissolve the honey. Remove from the heat, add the tea bags, and steep for 2 minutes. Remove the tea bags and squeeze in the juice of half a lemon. Pour into four glass mugs. Garnish with the cinnamon sticks and some lemon slices cut into half moons.
This Pina Colada Sangria literally takes less than five minutes to throw together, but is so insanely delicious that you'll want to make at least two batches, since your party guests will go nuts for it.: