Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Cognac & Other Brandy Cocktails


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Say merci beaucoup to a glass of this warm wine-based drink.


  • 1 oz Calvados
  • 1 1/2 oz Rioja wine
  • 1/2 oz Cinnamon simple syrup
  • 1/4 oz Lemon juice
  • 3 oz Water
  • Garnish: Apple slice
  • Garnish: Cinnamon stick


  1. Add all the ingredients to a small saucepan.

  2. Cook over medium heat until hot.

  3. Pour into a thick-walled mug and garnish with an apple slice and a cinnamon stick.