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Hot Caramel Buttered Rum

hot caramel buttered rum cocktail

The ultimate indulgence: a sweet caramel-and-spice cocktail with a pat of rich butter.


  • 2 Tbsp unsalted butter, softened
  • 2 Tbsp brown sugar
  • 2 Tbsp honey
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp ground cloves
  • 1/2 tsp grated nutmeg
  • 3 ounces rum
  • 1 ounce caramel-flavored vodka
  • 1 cup hot water (more if desired)
  • Garnish: cinnamon stick


  1. In a mug, stir together the butter, brown sugar, honey and spices until they form a batter.

  2. Add remaining ingredients and stir vigorously until the batter is fully dissolved.

  3. Garnish with a cinnamon stick.