Season's sippings: 10 winter drinks to try
"What's better than an oversize brandy snifter with steam coming off it on a winter day?" says bar manager Paul Manzelli. Calvados and Benedictine are two of the three liquors used in classic cocktail the Widow's Kiss, one of Manzelli's favorite winter drinks.
Bottom line: There's a lot going on in this aromatic libation — layers of complexity come from the Ras el Hanout spice blend of peppercorns, cinnamon, rose hips, cardamom, and more.