Hot Buttered Rum

This warming cocktail recipe is from the BBC. Hot Buttered Rum is perfect for colder evenings.

Hot Buttered Rum


100ml rum
200ml water
25g butter
1 blood orange , zested and juiced
4 cloves
1 star anise
1 tsp ground cinnamon
1 bay leaf
1 tsp maple syrup


Heat all the ingredients in a pan until hot but not boiling, while stirring. Let it sit for a few mins, then strain into a flask or mug.

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