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Holiday Cocktail: Peppermint Patty

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This Peppermint Patty “hot toddy” from the Winter 2008 issue of The Nest looks absolutely de-lish! Perfect holiday “dessert cocktail” or signature drink idea for home parties like ornament/cookie exchanges.

Read on for the full recipe…

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PEPPERMINT PATTY

Ingredients
1 oz. peppermint schnapps
½ oz. créme de cacao
1 tsp. créme de menthe
5 to 8 oz. hot chocolate
About 1 oz. whipped cream
Shaved chocolate

Directions
Pour liqueurs into a glass mug, fill with hot chocolate and top with whipped cream. Garnish with chocolate shavings. Now pull out a fresh mug and repeat the recipe for your spouse, friend, or SO (c’mon, this toddy is too tasty to share!).

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peppermint patty holiday cocktail

Check out more fabulous drink recipes – like the champagne-based “Bada Bing” or fruity “Fandango Sangria” – at TheNest.com/cocktails.

Delicious “Peppermint Patty” photo by: Antois Anhiellos

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POSTED BY:jenn s.JENNIFER SBRANTI is the Founder and Creative Director of Hostess with the Mostess®, a hip and modern party planning resource.

15 responses to “Holiday Cocktail: Peppermint Patty”

  1. Lisa says:

    This drink looks fabulous! And perfect timing – it’s 5:00 now!

  2. I love peppermint mochas so this is perfect for me.

  3. kira says:

    just tried to make cookies…and, well…I’ll try again next year…so right about now I really could use a Peppermint Patty (extra on the schnapps please!)

  4. Stacy says:

    Mmmm! Sounds delicious! Thanks for sharing. Always wanted to make a hot toddy but most recipes just sound ugh…this one sounds marvelous though!

  5. Kellie says:

    I wish I was at home right now, curled up on the couch with a blanket, sipping on one of these, and watching a chick flick! Sounds like heaven!

  6. Gina says:

    This drink looks like absolute perfection!

  7. Looks yummy. This is my favorite taste/scent right now so much I made a chocolate peppermint bark soap.

  8. Kylie says:

    can’t wait to try this!!!

  9. nicole englans says:

    this drink looks fab

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  12. Leslie says:

    thanks for sharing…i have a slightly different version, but cant wait to try yours!

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