Hoppin' Hot Scotch Cocktail Recipe

Butterscotch schnapps, hot chocolate and amaretto combine to create a decadent dessert cocktail sure to warm up holiday guests.
Give Guests a Treat with Hoppin' Hot Scotch

Give Guests a Treat with Hoppin' Hot Scotch

Butterscotch schnapps, hot chocolate and amaretto combine to create a decadent dessert cocktail sure to warm up holiday guests.

By: Stephen Phillips
Related To:

Ingredients:

2 oz. butterscotch schnapps
8-10 oz. hot chocolate (made with either water or milk)
whipped cream
chocolate shavings
1/2 oz. amaretto (optional, but gives off a warm almond aroma)

Preparation: 

In an Irish coffee mug, add schnapps followed by hot chocolate.
Garnish with a dollop of whipped cream.
Top off with a sprinkle of chocolate shavings.

Keep Reading

Next Up

Halloween Party Food: Potato Beetles Recipe

Crowd-pleasing fingerling potatoes, wild rice and creme fraiche combine to create a spooky Halloween snack that looks as though it could crawl right off the platter.

Reindeer Bubbles Cocktail Recipe

This colorful and fizzy champagne drink will delight all your holiday guests.

Holiday Brunch Recipes

Here are some simple and tasty menu ideas for a holiday brunch.

Easy Gingerbread Dough Recipe

This sturdy dough is perfect for gingerbread architecture during the holiday season.

Jewel's Cherry Pie Recipe

For a simple dessert to serve this season, try this cherry pie and share a tradition with a singing star.

Cranberry Bliss Dacquoise Recipe

This rich and decadent dessert has all the best flavors of the holiday season. Make the components ahead of time and assemble just before serving to really wow your guests.

Chocolate Christmas Cookies Recipe

Incorporate unsweetened cocoa powder into a classic Christmas sugar cookie recipe to get a chocolate-dough variation.

Christmas Sugar Cookies Recipe

Make classic sugar cookies in your favorite holiday shapes with just six basic ingredients.

Easy Royal Icing Recipe

This thick and fluffy royal icing recipe is perfect for holding together Christmas gingerbread houses.

Set Up a Holiday Hot Chocolate Bar

During the winter offer guests an alternate sundae station by creating a hot chocolate bar. Set out toppings like whipped cream, chocolate chips and peppermints so they can create the ultimate holiday treat.

On TV

Caribbean Life

7:30am | 6:30c

Flip or Flop

12pm | 11c

Flip or Flop

12:30pm | 11:30c

Flip or Flop

1pm | 12c

Flip or Flop

1:30pm | 12:30c

Flip or Flop

2:30pm | 1:30c

Flip or Flop

3:30pm | 2:30c

Flip or Flop

4:30pm | 3:30c

Flip or Flop

5:30pm | 4:30c

Flip or Flop

6:30pm | 5:30c

Flip or Flop

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Flip or Flop

8pm | 7c

Flip or Flop

8:30pm | 7:30c

Flip or Flop

9:30pm | 8:30c

House Hunters

10pm | 9c

House Hunters

11pm | 10c

Flip or Flop

12am | 11c

Flip or Flop

12:30am | 11:30c

House Hunters

1am | 12c

Flip or Flop

3:30am | 2:30c

Shop This Look

Found a living space you love in HGTV's Photo Library? Get the look in your own home with products from Wayfair.

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.