Hot Buttered Rum

What is the Hot Buttered Rum Cocktail?

Hot Buttered Rum is a classic hot cocktail that can trace its roots back to the 18th century.

Hot Buttered Rum Ingredients

  • 6 oz dark rum
  • 2 cups water
  • 0.5 stick of butter
  • 0.25 cup dark brown sugar
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 0.5 tsp nutmeg
  • 0.25 tsp ground clove
  • 0.125 tsp salt

Hot Buttered Rum Recipe

  • Add all ingredients, save the rum, to a pot and bring to a boil
  • Reduce heat and let simmer for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally
  • Remove from heat and stir in rum
  • Divide into 4 glasses