Add the Scotch whiskey and stir to combine. Reduce the heat to low and serve warm with lemon slices and freshly grated nutmeg. What do you like to put in your hot toddies, and if you dont favour them, what warms your cockles and cuts through your colds at this time of yearAbout Us. Hot Toddy is a fun and fancy boutique specializing in vintage inspired clothing and accessories for the sophisticated lady. We offer apparel and jewelry. The Hot Toddy is one of the best and easiest warm cocktails you can make. Choose your booze for the base recipe and explore more ways to make it your own. You never heat honey in the microwave. It kills all the healing propertys of the honey. Add the honey to the hot mixture after it comes out of the nuke. A hot toddy, also known as hot whiskey in Ireland, is typically a mixed drink made of liquor and water with honey or, in some recipes, sugar, herbs such as tea.