Hot Toddy Mocktail

Winter is here and 'tis the season to embrace the magic of snow filled days and nights by the fire. Although this change in season is wonderful, it can also bring lower immunity and a scratchy throat. To ensure that you stay rested and healthy this holiday season, we created a delicious and nourishing mocktail recipe inspired by the traditional Hot Toddy.

A great home remedy for a cold or the seasonal sniffles, this warming Reverie-infused Hot Toddy mocktail can support in soothing your throat, decreasing irritation and supporting your body in rest and relaxation - naturally.

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The Best Hot Toddy Recipe (Minus the hangover)

If there's one drink that captures the soul-soothing essence of a cozy evening in, it's the classic Hot Toddy. It's the ideal comfort beverage, whether you're looking to warm up on frosty winter nights or seeking a sweet and delicate lullaby to guide you to sleep.

Our Hot Toddy recipe is an exciting all-season brew that has been crafted to ensure that every sip is as comforting and satisfying as the last.

Hot Toddy Recipe

Makes: 1 serving
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

Hot Toddy Ingredients:

  • 7 oz hot tea (choose your favorite tea! We recommend black tea if you need a place to start)
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1 tsp fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon (or 2 cinnamon sticks)
  • 1/4 tsp ground cloves
  • 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
  • Garnish: lemon wedge, star anise

Hot Toddy Instructions:

  1. Add honey, lemon juice, and spices to a large mug.
  2. Top with hot tea and stir.
  3. Stir in your desired dose of Reverie.
  4. Stir hot toddy to combine. Garnish with a lemon wedge and whole spices. Enjoy!


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Why This is the Best Hot Toddy Recipe

This recipe respects the classic elements of the traditional Hot Toddy and elevates them for the modern palette. The secret to this ultimate version of Hot Toddy lies in its symphony of balanced flavors. The addition of ground cinnamon, cloves, and nutmeg introduces the warmth and depth that most recipes seem to miss. The twist of fresh lemon juice sets off the perfect balance, ensuring the drink is refreshing and not overtly sweet. Last but not least, the freedom to choose your tea allows you to infuse your Toddy with the flavors that you enjoy the most.

Sip into Something Comfortable

Whether you've had a long day or just need a comforting companion as you curl up with a good book, our Hot Toddy recipe is there to wrap you in a warm embrace. The sweet, fresh, and spicy notes blend together to form a potent brew that ensures each sip is a magical experience. It really isn't just a Hot Toddy; it's a case of love at first sip! So, mix up, sit back, and let our best Hot Toddy recipe envelop you in its captivating charm.


Hot Toddy Mocktail with Jihi Reverie Evening Herbal Supplement


The Reverie Evening Herbal Supplement is a beautiful blend of herbs and broad spectrum CBD, with a dash of melatonin. It's a clear, sweet, light orange tincture that tastes great alone or added to a favorite drink. Taken an hour or two before bed, Reverie will help you naturally relax, unwind and prepare for a great night of sleep. Taken over time, Reverie works from the inside out to help recalibrate sleep patterns and deep, restful sleep.

Many have found that replacing alcohol with Reverie is a great way to reset evening rituals in a way that's better for your body (and great for your sleep). Want to track your dosage and the effects on you? Feel free to download the free Bullet Journal for Sleep + Energy.

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I can't say enough about Reverie. It simply sweeps you off to sleep with no negative feelings or side effects. Gentle, clean, and a natural way to calm a busy mind at the end of the day. I am so grateful I have found a sleep solution that works for me!

- Mary