Apple tea hot toddy

Apple tea hot toddy
  • Serves icon Serves 1
  • Time icon Ready in 5 minutes

You can make this hot toddy recipe with ordinary brandy but calvados adds a lovely apply depth to the drink.

If you’re after the traditional recipe, take a look at our classic hot toddy recipe here.


  • Mug of freshly made medium-strength black tea
  • 30ml good calvados (apple brandy)
  • ¼ fresh lemon
  • 1 large tsp runny honey
  • 2-3 cloves


  1. Make the tea. While it is brewing, pour the shot of calvados into a tall glass tumbler. Squeeze in the lemon, add the honey and cloves, and top up with the hot tea to taste.


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