The Best Spiked Gingerbread Latté

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When pumpkin spice season comes to an end, it’s time for gingerbread. Sweet, spicy and comforting, gingerbread is the edible embodiment of holiday cheer. But if you’d rather drink your yuletide spirit, we have you covered with this warming cocktail—no stressful, collapsing gingerbread houses required. This drink is just a tasty mix of hot coffee, homemade gingerbread syrup (made with dark molasses, whole cloves and cinnamon sticks, vanilla and a healthy zing of fresh ginger) and Cognac. Topped off with Baileys Irish Cream and fresh, ginger-and-cinnamon-spiced whipped cream, it’s a winter wonderland in a mug.

The Best Spiked Gingerbread Latté

Sweet, Spicy



Step one

In a glass mug, add the Cognac and gingerbread syrup. Stir to combine.

Step two

Pour the coffee into the mug and top with Baileys Irish Cream. Stir gently.

Step three

Top with ginger-cinnamon spiced whipped cream. Sip merrily.

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