Spiced Winter Warmer Recipes
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Spiced Winter Warmer Recipes

Mulled Wine

Ingredients

½ bottle red wine, 1 cinnamon stick, 2 star anise, 2 cloves, 1 sliced orange, 1 sliced lemon, 50g/1¾oz brown sugar

Preparation method

  1. Place all of the ingredients into a saucepan and simmer gently for 6-8 minutes, without boiling.
  1. To serve, pour the mulled wine into heatproof glasses.

 

Mulled cider

Ingredients

3½pts/2L dry cider or fresh apple juice, 2 apples studded with cloves, 4-6 cinnamon sticks

5-6 allspice berries, zest of 1 orange, slices of apple for garnish

 Preparation method

  1. Combine all ingredients in a large saucepan and simmer gently for 30 minutes - do not boil.
  1. Transfer to a heatproof bowl and ladle into glass mugs. Garnish with apple slices to serve.

 

Serves 8-10