The hot toddy has a long and storied history, dating back to the 18th century. Its exact origin is a bit murky, but it's widely believed to have Scottish roots. Originally, the hot toddy was created as a remedy for cold weather ailments, with its warm and soothing combination of spirits, hot water, honey, and spices. Over the years, it evolved into a beloved cocktail enjoyed not just for its medicinal properties but for its delightful taste as well.

We're spicing up your winter nights with a delightful twist on the classic hot toddy. Not only does this drink promise to warm you up on the coldest nights, but it also brings a host of health benefits to the table with the two star ingredients : green tea and fresh ginger juice.

Green tea has been celebrated for centuries for its numerous health benefits. Packed with antioxidants, it's known to boost metabolism, support heart health, and even improve brain function. The catechins in green tea may also have anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer properties. Incorporating green tea into your hot toddy not only adds a unique flavor but also provides a healthful boost.

The Zing of Freshly Squeezed Ginger Juice: Ginger is a superstar when it comes to health. Known for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, ginger has been used for centuries to alleviate nausea, aid digestion, and boost the immune system. By adding freshly squeezed ginger juice to the classic hot toddy recipe, it not only enhance its flavour but also introduce a natural remedy for cold symptoms. Ginger is sure to warm you from the inside out, making it an ideal ingredient for those chilly winter evenings.

These flavours scream extra cozy and comfort, so next time you're curled up by the fireplace or battling the winter chills, give this modern hot toddy a try. Cheers!

Ginger Green Tea Hot Toddy

This classic hot toddy with green tea and ginger concoction not only warms you up but also provides the potential health benefits of green tea and the immune-boosting power of ginger.
Course Drinks


  • 1 tsp. freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 tsp. freshly squeezed ginger juice
  • 1 ounce whiskey or bourbon
  • 1 1/2 cup Teabloom Sencha Medley Green Tea
  • honey
  • cinnamon stick


  • Boil water in a pot or a tea kettle. Steep Teabloom's Sencha Medley Green Tea to desired level of taste. Set aside
  • Using a juicer or a blender, juice fresh ginger. Be sure to strain it so that the drink is smooth and free off of the skin.
  • In a mug, pour 1 teaspoon of freshly squeezed lemon juice, 1 tsp. of ginger, 1 ounce of whiskey or bourbon. Pour the hot green tea over until it is full.
  • Add your choice of sweetener, however, honey is a a classic recipe for this drink. Garnish with cinnamon and a lemon slice. Enjoy!


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