Examples of drink recipes that use Crown Royal Maple Finished Whiskey include Crown Royal cinnamon apple, maple hot toddy, Royal gingersnap and maple cider. These drink recipes are popular for the holidays.
The Crown Royal cinnamon apple cocktail calls for 1 ounce Crown Royal maple, 1/4 ounce Goldschlager cinnamon schnapps, 1/4 ounce apple schnapps and 2 ounces cranberry juice. Combine these liquids, shake, and pour over ice. Garnish the glass with an apple slice and cinnamon stick.
Making the maple hot toddy requires 1 1/2 ounce Crown Royal maple, 1/4 ounce lemon juice, 1/2 ounce honey, and hot water to taste. Shake everything dry, except for the hot water. Pour the mixed ingredients into a coffee mug, and add the hot water. Garnish with a cinnamon stick and a lemon twist sprinkled with clove.
The Royal gingersnap drink calls for 1 1/2 ounce Crown Royal maple, 1 tablespoon orange marmalade, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, 1 teaspoon sugar and 2 dashes ginger syrup. It also requires an orange slice and maraschino cherry. Muddle the orange slice, cherry, marmalade and ginger syrup together. Then, add the Crown Royal, shake the mixture with ice, and pour into an ice-filled glass. Garnish the glass with orange zest and rim it with the cinnamon and sugar.