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Drinks That Keep You Warm During Winter

Claire Miles
Nov 21, 2022

Staying warm during winter is much more than wearing a bunch of layers. Yes, layers keep you warm from the cold but there is actually more that you can do. This speaks to the things you can eat and drink. You will notice that during the colder months of the year, there are a few foods and beverages that become more popular. For example, soup is a really popular meal during winter. With that said, there are a few beverages that you can enjoy during winter. Now not only are these beverages tasty but they can help keep you warm.

Hand pouring a cup of tea from a stylish transparent teapot into a clear cup

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The first and probably most obvious beverage is coffee. Many people drink coffee throughout the year regardless of the weather. With that said, if you are really looking to warm up, you can’t go wrong with a warm cup of coffee. You should also know that coffee comes in a variety of flavors that you can enjoy. This leads us to our next warm beverage. If you don’t fancy yourself a coffee drinker then you will be pleased to know that you can still enjoy a warm cup of tea. Not only does tea help warm you up from the inside but it is tasty.

There are so many different types of tea that you can explore. This includes chia tea, ginger tea, and the popular matcha tea to mention a few. You should also know that all teas do have trace amounts of caffeine in them so you can get that energy boost you are looking for. Next, we have to talk about hot chocolate or cocoa. Hot chocolate has been a warm beverage that has been enjoyed for decades. This is because not only is it warm but it is yummy. The most popular flavors of hot chocolate would be well chocolate and strawberry.