5 Drinks To Warm You Up This Winter
Finally winter weather has arrived, autumn has made pumpkin spice flavourings acceptable, bringing with it several favourite necessities —Jumpers, boots, colourful leaves and countless scrumptious drinks to warm you up! As we step into winter in our favourite boots (preferably a classic UGG or Dr Marten shoe) it’s time to make the most of hot drink season and show off our beautifully whipped hot chocolates to Instagram!
A/W season is officially in full swing! Why not try some of these festive warmers?
Hot Apple Pie Punch
Warm your hands around a mug of this hot apple drink, spiced with cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg – add a splash of rum for the adults. Full recipe here.
Slow cooker mulled wine
Serving warm mugs of steaming mulled wine is the smartest thing you can do to upgrade any holiday party. It doesn’t get any easier than adding a few bottles of wine, some brandy, maple syrup, whole spices, and orange peel to a slow cooker and heating until warm. Check out the best method here.
CLASSIC: Deluxe hot chocolate with marshmallows
How do you like yours: rich and dark? Milky and smooth? How about topped with gooey marshmallows and clouds of whipped cream?
Whether you’re four years old or 94, hot chocolate is one of life’s reassuring indulgences. Try this recipe if you want a luxe twist to your home made hot choc or visit The Clissold Park Tavern like me for heaven in a cute teacup!
Vegan? No problem, just ask for nut blend or oat milk 🙂
Jasmine Green Tea
As well as providing a delicate pick-me-up, jasmine green tea has a range of potential health benefits, studies have shown that Jasmine and Green Tea can improve cardiovascular function, aid weight loss & management and even help with cancer prevention. Replace your morning coffee with a Jasmine Green Tea, add 2 teaspoons of apple cider vinegar and a dash of honey to give you that zing you need on those dark, rainy mornings!
Pumpkin Spice Latte
Starbucks’ classic winter warmer, the list wouldn’t be complete without it!
Available all through the winter months, the signature espresso and steamed milk drink with the celebrated flavour combination of pumpkin, cinnamon, nutmeg and clove. Enjoy it topped with whipped cream and real pumpkin-pie spices.
What are you waiting for?
Run to your local Starry B’s now or even better, order online here so it’s ready for pick up!
Stay safe, keep warm & take care,