Winter Warming Drinks

In the Winter, staying in is the new going out! Avoid the chilly winter nights by having a cosy night in. So get in your favourite pyjamas, snuggle up with your special someone and warm your insides with one of these popular winter drinks!

Egg Nog

More of an American tradition, Egg Nog has since come over to the UK, with plenty of Brits choosing it as their warm winter drink of choice. The concept of a drink containing eggs may put some people off, but it is actually quite pleasant, satisfying and sweet. Here’s a recipe if you want to give it a go yourselves.

Mulled Wine & Mulled Cider

If you want your house smelling of a delicious, inviting and warm winter smell, then Mulled Wine and Mulled Cider will definitely help with that! Made from a mixture of spices, with a bottle of red wine or your cider of choice, this is a one of the most traditional winter warmers in this list, and a perfect one to drink throughout the festive period.

Click here for a Mulled Cider recipe, and here for a Mulled Wine recipe.

Hot Toddy

This traditional Scottish drink is so simple to make, you can whip these up for family and friends whenever a alcoholic beverage is in order this winter. One of the most warming of winter drinks, Hot Toddy’s are made by combining a shot of whisky with boiling water and honey. Sugar can be added if a little more sweetness is required.

Hot Chocolate

A faithful old winter favourite, hot chocolate is a delicious drink for those with a sweet tooth. For a quick fix, there’s a huge variety of instant hot chocolates to choose from, but if you wish to make yours from scratch for a truly delicious treat, check out this yummy and simple recipe from The Hairy Bikers.

Hot Blackcurrant

Hands up-how many of you remember your parents making you this as a kid during the winter? Perfect for kids, and a healthier alternative to hot chocolate, a nice, steaming mug of hot Ribena is a sweet winter warmer, that also for some reason, seems to be a pretty satisfying drink when enduring a streaming cold.

Hot blackcurrant is simply made by combining the squash with boiled water from the kettle.

Irish Coffee

Coffee on its own will do a pretty good job of warming you up, but an extra yummy winter treat can be provided by turning it into an Irish Coffee instead. Irish Coffees consist of a mug of black coffee, with added whisky and sugar, whilst finishing it off with a layer of whipped cream. Follow this recipe for the perfect mug!

Butterbeer

First appearing in J.K. Rowling’s popular Harry Potter book series, Butterbeer is not only a fan favourite, but also a tasty winter beverage. Butterbeer is made by combining butterscotch with sweetened condensed milk and butter. Some recipes also suggest adding in cream soda to the mixture for an even sweeter flavour. Give butterbeer a go by following this recipe.

Mead

Like it or hate it, there is no denying that Mead is definitely one to warm your insides this winter. One of the oldest winter drinks (records find it dating back to Saxon times), Mead is honey based drink, combined with alcohol and a whole list of other ingredients. It is served steaming in a cup, perfect for drinking around a bonfire! Want to try making it yourself? Then try out this recipe.

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Women’s Accessories From Ugg

Famous for their iconic shearling lined boots, Australia’s Ugg also have a line of luxurious women’s winter accessories which will ensure the rest of you is a snug as your feet.

Bobble Hats

The woolly hat, the bobble, hats the beanie hat. Call it what you like but this is an absolute winter staple for keeping your warm on those ice cold mornings.  It’s worth investing in a bit of quality for an item this practical, particularly when you don’t want keeping warm to compromise your look. Ugg have got you covered, this cable knit lurex hat, carefully crafted from a wool and acrylic mix the hat features a shearling bobble an fabric Ugg branding patch on the ribbed hem.

Earmuffs

If hat hair is not your friend, then earmuffs definitely are, protect your ears from the dreaded winter chill with a stylish pair of black shearling lined earmuffs.

The headband is crafted from a fully reinforced wool and acrylic blend with a subtle sparkle; the muffs themselves are 100% soft black shearling for the ultimate luxury. A fabric Ugg branding tag can be found on the headband’s interior. The earmuffs come supplied in a circular hatbox style presentation box making them an ideal gift.

Leather Gloves

A classic pair of luxurious black leather gloves from the iconic Ugg of Australia trimmed in their signature shearling fleece. These butter-soft leather gloves feature wool lining for insulation and a little metal Ugg branded embellishment just below the fleece cuff. The gloves are supplied in a presentation box making them an ideal gift.

Headbands

In a rich cream or a classic black and Crafted entirely in luxurious sheepskin, these après-chic must haves will keep your ears warm all winter long. The headbands are elasticated for a snug and cosy fit. A fabric Ugg branding tag can be found on the headband’s interior. The headbands are supplied in a branded Uggs presentation box.

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Men’s Accessories: Practical Stocking Fillers!

Christmas is just around the corner, so now is the time to think about your Christmas shopping!

Many men love a practical gift, so accessories are an excellent choice. Whether you are looking for a main present idea or a fashionable stocking filler, we’ve got it sorted!

Check out some of our accessory gift ideas below.

Products seen above:

Hugo Boss Black Connio Leather Belt, Zeecode 85416.

Barbour Tartan Scarf, Zeecode 82408.

Vivienne Westwood Brown Saffiano Leather Credit Card, Zeecode 86927.

Stone Island Burgundy Beanie Hat, Zeecode 83665.

Giuseppe Zanotti Navy Suede Backpack, Zeecode 87091.

Vivienne Westwood Black Weekend Bag, Zeecode 83488.

Paul Smith Mini Rufford Park Notebook, Zeecode 80255.

G-Shock Black Bluetooth Watch, Zeecode 83991.

DSquared2 Charcoal Gloves, Zeecode 86356.

Vivienne Westwood Black Heart Orb Cufflinks, Zeecode 86953.

Polo Ralph Lauren Green iPhone 5 Case, Zeecode 84568.

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