Hot Toddie

1 tsp. Sugar or Honey to taste, Boiling Water, 1 1/4 oz. Brandy, Bourbon or Choice of Liquor

In a mug, add sweeteners and fll with hot water.

Cool slightly and add alcohol.

Garnish with an orange or lemon twist.

Cocktails were first noted in an 1806 magazine entitled, "The Balance". The Practical Housewife in 1860 reminds us to make sure the water is boiling for our Toddy.