Here’s a flavorful way to enliven your football or Olympic parties.
Ingredients: 1-liter blended whiskey, 3 cups water, 1 cup granulated sugar, 8 whole cloves, 4 lemons peeled and sliced into rounds. (save peel), 2 cinnamon sticks.
Preparation: In a non-reactive saucepan, add water, sugar, cinnamon sticks, cloves and lemon peel. Over medium-high heat begin to heat the mixture, stirring to dissolve the sugar.Bring to a boil, then simmer for 10 minutes. Strain out spices, pour back into saucepan, add the whiskey and heat on medium for 5-10 minutes. Add a lemon slice to bottom of Irish Coffee glass and pour in the punch. GO TEAM!