Whether you want to hear it or not, here’s the cold hard truth – winter is upon us and keeping warm when a chill is in the air is a must. What better way to heat up during a cold winter night than with a warm cocktail. New York City is booming with cocktail hotspots and we have the scoop on where the best hot toddies can be found.  Here’s a list of venues throughout NYC, serving up warm concoctions to get you through another season of polar vortexes.

Cloud Social

Cloud Social

Cloud Social

Cloud Social at nyma, the New York Manhattan Hotel – 6 West 32nd Street (between 5th Avenue and Broadway):

  • Hot Spiked Cider ($10) – fresh warm apple cider spiked with rum or whiskey
  • Hot Toddy ($10) – whiskey with lemon, honey and hot water
  • Special Cocoa ($12) – hot chocolate with Vanilla flavored vodka

http://www.cloudsocialnyc.com/

Gansevoort Park Rooftop

Gansevoort Park

Gansevoort Park

Gansevoort Park Rooftop at Gansevoort Park Avenue NYC – 420 Park Ave South (between 28th and 29th):

  • Espresso Noir ($15) – cherry flavored vodka, amaretto, espresso, cream
  • Chocolate Macchiato ($15) – chocolate liqueur, espresso, steamed milk

http://www.gansevoorthotelgroup.com

Refinery Rooftop

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Refinery Rooftop

Refinery Rooftop at Refinery Hotel, 63 West 38nd Street (between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue):

  • Chef’s Cider ($14) – Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum, Chef’s Mulled Cider, Lemon Juice
  • Irish Coffee ($14) – Jameson Black Barrel, Americano Coffee, Fresh Whipped Cream

http://www.refineryrooftopnyc.com/

VU46

VU46 at The Hotel @ Times Square – 59 West 46th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues):

  • Hot Spiked Cider ($10) – fresh warm apple cider spiked with rum or whiskey
  • Hot Toddy ($10) – whiskey with lemon, honey and hot water
  • Special Cocoa ($12) – hot chocolate with Vanilla flavored vodka

http://www.vu46.com/

Gemma

Gemma

Gemma at The Bowery Hotel – 335 Bowery (Between East 2nd and East 3rd Streets)

  • Mulled Cider ($15) – hot mulled cider, fresh pressed from Blackman Homestead Farm, New York, fresh ginger, lemon, orange, cinnamon sticks, cloves and choice of rum, whiskey or tequila

http://www.theboweryhotel.com

Grape & Vine

Grape & Vine

Grape and Vine at The Jade Hotel – 52 West 13th Street (between 5th and 6th avenues)

  • Hot Toddy – whiskey with lemon, honey and hot water
  • Hot Buttered Rum

http://www.grapeandvinenyc.com/

Which is your favorite cocktail hotspot? Please let us know!