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Top hot toddy in every state



The winter months have many of us reaching for something to soothe our weather-worn souls, and a delicious hot toddy will do just the trick. Whether it’s garnished with locally-grown berries or topped with freshly grated cinnamon, this roundup of top hot toddies across North America will get you through the winter season.

Methodology: This is an all-time list of the best place to get a hot toddy across America according to Yelp. We identified businesses in the food, restaurants, bar, beer gardens and nightlife categories with a large concentration of reviews mentioning “hot toddy,” then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews mentioning that keyword. If a chain appeared on the list more than once, we only included the highest rated location. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of November 2020. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of November 2020.

Alabama (Birmingham): The Rougaroux

Alaska (Haines): Port Chilkoot Distillery

Arizona (Flagstaff): Rendezvous Coffee House/Martini Bar

Arkansas (Springdale): Runnin’ Back BBQ

California (Mammoth Lakes): Shelter Distilling

Colorado (Louisville): Biscuit Bar

Connecticut (Hartford): The Half Door

Delaware (New Castle): Jessop’s Tavern

Florida (Windermere): Yellow Dog Eats

Georgia (Atlanta): Poor Calvin’s

Hawaii (Lawai): Kickshaws

Idaho (Boise): Press & Pony

Illinois (Chicago): The Aviary

Indiana (Fort Wayne): Tolon

Iowa (Iowa City): Trumpet Blossom Cafe

Kansas (Wichita): Dempsey’s Burger Pub

Kentucky (Louisville): Proof on Main

Louisiana (New Orleans): Red Dog Diner

Maine (Portland): Boda

Maryland (Baltimore): Woodberry Kitchen

Massachusetts (Boston): Toro

Michigan (Detroit): Bad Luck Bar

Minnesota (Minneapolis): Lawless Distilling Company

Mississippi (Natchez): The Camp

Missouri (Saint Louis): 360 St. Louis

Montana (Bozeman): Copper Whiskey Bar & Grill

Nebraska (Omaha): M’s Pub

Nevada (Reno): The Arch Society

New Hampshire (Manchester): Republic Cafe & Bistro

New Jersey (Jersey City): Corgi Spirits

New Mexico (Albuquerque): Two Fools Tavern

New York (New York): Freemans

North Carolina (Asheville): Laughing Seed Cafe

North Dakota (Fargo): Twenty Below Coffee

Ohio (Cincinnati): Blind Lemon

Oklahoma (Oklahoma City): Whiskey Cake

Oregon (Portland): Moloko

Pennsylvania (Philadelphia): Southgate

Rhode Island (Providence): Riffraff Bookstore and Bar

South Carolina (Charleston): Kaminsky’s

South Dakota (Sioux Falls): Taphouse 41

Tennessee (Nashville): Urban Cowboy Public House

Texas (San Antonio): The Esquire Tavern

Utah (Park City): Twisted Fern

Vermont (Waterbury): Prohibition Pig

Virginia (Alexandria): Murphy’s Grand Irish Pub

Washington (Seattle): Rachel’s Ginger Beer – Pike Place Market

West Virginia (Wheeling): Later Alligator

Wisconsin (Milwaukee): Von Trier

Wyoming (Jackson): Gather

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