By Tara Bench, Hilary Merzbacher, and Lauren Piro
Gather around the fire and propose a toast to the people you love most. We've got the perfect warm cocktail for Christmas Eve, courtesy of Alie Ward and Georgia Hardstark, hosts of the Cooking Channel show Tripping Out with Alie & Georgia.
Butterscotch Bourbon Apple Cider
In a saucepan combine 5 cups apple cider, 1/2 tablespoon whole cloves, 2 cinnamon sticks, and 3 orange slices; heat until hot. Add 2/3 cup butterscotch schnapps and 2/3 cup bourbon. Serve in mugs and garnish with a cinnamon stick or a slice of orange. Serves 10.