Toddies And Throws To Add Style To A COVID-19 Winter

With winter approaching and an ever-present threat of a second wave of COVID-19, the U.K. hospitality industry is turning to ways of helping customers through a cold snap. 

For example, Caorunn is a gin distillery based in Speyside in the Scottish Highlands. Like its neighbouring whisky distilleries, it’s aware of a growing demand for toddies as heated drinks often referred to and has developed Apple Winter Toddy 

Says Samantha Peters, its Global Communication Manager, “Socialising with friends outdoors this winter may come with a few sacrifices, but a hot toddy is the quintessential winter warmer.” 

Restaurants and bars providing blankets is a Scandinavian import; a practical manifestation of

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