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Overhead shot of elderberry hot toddy with lemon and cinnamon stick

Elderberry Hot Toddy

This elderberry hot toddy is the perfect way to get a warm, soothing dose of elderberry on cold days
Course Drink
Cuisine American
Keyword easy healthy drink recipe, elderberry, hot drink
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 7 minutes
Servings 1 serving
Calories 167kcal
Cost $4


  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1 1/2 ounces whiskey optional
  • 2 teaspoons Sprouts Elderberry Umckaloabo & Zinc Syrup
  • 2-3 teaspoons honey
  • 2-3 teaspoons lemon juice to taste
  • 1 lemon slice for garnish
  • 1 cinnamon stick for garnish


  • Stir everything together in a saucepan over low heat until warm. Garnish with lemon slice and cinnamon stick.
    Ingredients for elderberry hot toddy cocktail on a wooden board


  • Whiskey: Omit to make alcohol-free or kids' drink.
  • Slow cooker: Make a large batch of the recipe (triple or quadruple). Mix your ingredients together and turn the slow cooker to high. Let it heat for about 30 minutes. You can also turn it to low and let it simmer for a couple hours.


Calories: 167kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 10mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 59IU | Vitamin C: 7mg | Calcium: 35mg | Iron: 1mg | Net Carbs: 14g