Philadelphia, PA - Friday’s forecast is calling for a high of 32, and with those kind of temperatures, there’s only one remedy — a steamy, boozy hot toddy. In celebration of National Hot Toddy Day, this Friday, January 11th, we’ve rounded up the best spots in Philly to enjoy one of the classic warm tipples.
- CO-OP, The Study hotel’s busy restaurant, and lounge area found on the corner of 33rd and Chestnut Sts. is warming up with $10 Hot Toddy's featuring hot cinnamon spiced whiskey together with orange. Customers can easily pair the hot cocktail with some of the CO-OP’s delicious entrées, like the Braised Lamb Bucatini or Cast-Iron Pork Chop, for the ultimate winter meal. 20 S 33rd St. | www.coopphilly.com | 215.398.1874
- Assembly Rooftop Lounge, positioned on the 9th floor of The Logan Hotel looking over the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, encourages guests to warm up next to a fire pit and sip upon a Hot Dotty ($14), an innovative twist on the traditional toddy, made with Jameson whiskey, Laphroaig, ginger, sage, honey, and lemon. This hot cocktail is part of Assembly’s brand new winter cocktail menu featuring two other hot cocktails and brand new seasonal and festive tipples. 1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway | www.assemblyrooftop.com | 215.963.2723
- The Twisted Tail recognized for its wide-ranging selection of brown spirits. Therefore it’s not a shock that this Headhouse Square restaurant, bar, and live music location offers one of the very best hot toddies around the city. Bourbon enthusiasts can take pleasure in a hot toddy, featuring Jim Beam, ginger puree, fresh lemon with clove and wildflower honey, for $11 on Friday. 509 S 2nd St | www.thetwistedtail.com | 215.559.2471 |
- Red Owl Tavern, the hectic restaurant and bar down the street from Independence Mall in Old City, welcomes guests to get away from the cold and check out a Mint Toddy for just $12, made with bourbon, honey, lemon juice, and topped alongside mint tea. Remedy whatever ails you with this simple, classic cocktail from Lead Bartender, Kyle Darrow. 433 Chestnut St. | www.redowltavern.com | 215.923.2267