Glühwein is a staple during this time, and it is served in DC. A definite chill is in the air in D.C., prompting Stable owner and beverage director Silvan Kraemer to get to work crafting hot cocktails to warm up the H Street NE Swiss standby’s drink list.
The warm drinks stay true to the “all things Swiss” mantra at Stable, utilizing spirits from Switzerland or harkening back to classic winter cocktails enjoyed in Kraemer’s native country.
The hot boozy beverage roster in DC includes Glühwein ($9), a signature Swiss hot spiced red wine, Feuerzange ($14) featuring mulled wine flambéed with Goldschläger Cinnamon Schnapps Liqueur and Jägertee ($9) with Spiced Stroh Rum, hot water and lemon.
Glühwein ($9) Hot spiced red wine
Jägertee ($9) Spiced Stroh Rum, hot water and lemon
Feuerzange ($14) Mulled wine flambéed with Goldschläger
Cinnamon Schnapps Liqueur Orange Punch ($8) Orange, lemon and Winter spices. With Stroh Rum ($12)
Kafi Schnapps Coffee, Sugar and Schnapps Choose one of the following Schnapps: Williams, Zwetschge, Kernobst, Pflümli Schümli
Pflümli Coffee, Sugar, Plum Schnapps, Whipped Cream
Schoggi Twist Caotina Hot Chocolate Godiva Dark, Mint Liquor Whipped Cream
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