If there are any upsides to the freezing temperatures, impending snow and polar vortex, it's this: You can now find lots of hot cocktails to warm up with at Chicago restaurants and bars. So cozy up by the fireplace, order one of these drinks and toast to escaping the chill.
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Hot cocktails in Chicago
Cap off your dinner with this coffee cocktail, spiked with Rittenhouse Rye, sweetened with maple syrup and topped with frothed cream.Read more
Fend off winter sniffles with the Cure for the Chicago Cold, made with bourbon, Aperol, Amaro Montenegro and lemon, topped with Rare Tea Cellars Emperor's Lemon Meritage tea.Read more