2 oz Dark rum
2 t Butter
3 oz Water (boiling, approx)
1 pn Cinnamon (as garnish)

Mix butter and sugar in warm mug, add rum, top with boiling water; sprinkle with cinnamon.


Pie spices may be added: nutmeg, mace, cinnamon, allspice.

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  • 12/28/17: Tried 1 oz El Dorado 8, 1 oz Appleton V/X, 1 tsp brown sugar, about 1/4 inch stick of butter, 3-4 oz boiling water, grated nutmeg and cinnamon. — ★★★
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Dan commented on 11/10/2011:

Curated to make attribution more specific, elaborate on instructions, and add some spice options.