Spiked Hot Chocolates, Mulled Hot Apple Ciders, Hot Toddys… Where in Philly to stop in and warm up with signature seasonal hot drinks and cocktails.
In the mood for a hot cocktail or a few as the holiday season draws to a close? Perhaps a seasonal warming nightcap on the season that was…
You are in luck as several local Philly bars and lounges are offering seasonal libations that are sure to keep you warm and spirits lifted. Here is a short list of local spots and their signature adult beverages to cozy up with.
Assembly Rooftop Lounge AKA Alpine Heights
Enjoy a Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate (Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey, ganache, cream, and garnished with a toasted marshmallow) or a Mulled Hot Apple Cider (Stateside Black Label Bourbon, spiced cider, fresh raspberry, and topped with cinnamon) while overlooking the Ben Franklin Parkway at Assembly Rooftop Lounge.
Also on the menu, the Alpine Toddy (Jameson Whiskey, ginger liqueur, fresh lemon, and earl grey tea). The Lounge has morphed into a ski lodge, a premium experience with the view to match.
South 11th Street’s Devil’s Den is warming up souls with their Spiked Hot Apple Cider (toasted caramel whiskey or dealer’s choice of craft spirits), or a Spiked Hot Chocolate (house-infused candy cane vodka, dark melting chocolate, cream, sugar, and water).
Head over to MilkBoy Philly on Chestnut Street to enjoy one or all three of their signature hot seasonal cocktails: MilkBoy Cider (bourbon, apple cider, and topped with cinnamon), Gimmie S’mores (Baileys Irish Cream, Kahlúa, steamed milk, and drizzled with chocolate syrup), and Jesses Hot Toddy (whiskey, cloves, earl grey simple syrup, and lemon).
Silk City Diner Bar & Lounge
Check in at your diner’s favorite diner, Silk City to indulge in the warm winter quenchers offered: Mulled Cider (composed of Bacardi Spiced Rum, house-made cider blend, chai, lemon, and seasoned with autumn spices), and a Philly Styled Irish Coffee (La Colombe Nizza blend and Baileys Irish Cream, topped with fresh whipped cream and chocolate shavings).
It’s more than a little chilly out there. Stay warm and imbibe responsibly.