Chicken Soup Hot Toddy

Warm up with this savory, fortifying cocktail made with chicken stock and gin.
Photo by @threadsalt

Courtesy Johnny Swet, partner and mixologist, JIMMY at The James, New York City

This boozy broth offers an ideal way to warm up on a brisk evening. The key ingredient here is comforting chicken stock, ladled hot into a brandy snifter with Nolet’s Gin, a dry variety with subtle fruit and floral notes.

7 Takes on the Hot Toddy
  • 4 ounces hot chicken stock
  • 1 ounce Nolet’s Gin
  • ¼ ounce lemon juice
  • 1 dash celery bitters
  • Carrot stick, for garnish
  • Celery stick, for garnish
  • Parsley, for garnish

In a snifter, stir together first four ingredients. Garnish with carrot, celery stick and parsley.

Published on November 10, 2016
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Kara Newman 
Spirits Editor

Kara Newman reviews spirits and writes about spirits and cocktail trends for Wine Enthusiast. She's the author of Shake.Stir.Sip.: 40 Effortless Cocktails Made In Equal Parts (Chronicle Books, 2016) as well as ROAD SODA: Recipes and techniques for making great cocktails, anywhere (Dovetail Press, 2017). Email:

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