Classic Hot Toddy

This classic winter warmer soothes with its mix of whiskey, citrus and honey.

1 1/2 oz. bourbon or rye whiskey
1 barspoon honey
1/2 oz. fresh lemon juice
4 oz. boiling water
Tools: barspoon
Glass: teacup or mug
Garnish: lemon wedge, cinnamon stick and star anise (optional)

Combine all ingredients in a warmed tea cup or mug and stir to combine. Garnish.