These brandy cocktails will keep you warm and cozy this winter

Now that winter has set in, you're probably looking for a nice warm cocktail or something creamy to enjoy for the cold nights.

Here are a few recipes from ALEX&NDER, the popular bar at Louisville's Copper & Kings brandy distillery:

Apple Hot Toddy - ALEX&NDER

Apple Toddy

2 oz Copper & Kings American Apple Brandy
.5 oz honey syrup
Hot water
Apple

Combine ingredients in a coffee mug. Add a quarter of a peeled apple. Pour hot water in to the mug. Grate nutmeg on top.

Note: January 11 is National Hot Toddy Day

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Brandy Alexander - ALEX&NDER

Brandy Alexander

1.5 oz Ballotin Original Chocolate Whiskey
1.5 oz Copper & Kings Craft Brandy
1 oz cream

Shake in mixing tin with ice. Strain into a Manhattan glass. Garnish with fresh nutmeg.

Note: January 31 is National Brandy Alexander Day

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Keeping Warm - ALEX&NDER

Keeping Warm

1 oz Copper & Kings American Craft Brandy
1 oz Jamaican rum
.5 oz orange curaçao
.5 oz lemon juice
.25 oz apple juice
.5 oz agave syrup

Combine ingredients in an Irish coffee glass. Top with hot water. Garnish with a lemon twist.

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