Spiced Apple Cider

Ingredients

4 cups freshly pressed apple juice (not from concentrate)
1 cup water
½ orange, sliced into discs
1 inch piece of ginger, sliced
2 cinnamon sticks
3 whole cloves
¼ Tsp. allspice
1/8 Tsp. nutmeg
1 Tbsp. maple syrup (optional)

Preparation

1
In a large non reactive pot, combine all ingredients. Bring to a boil over medium high heat. Boil for about 5 minutes.
2
Cover pot, reduce heat and simmer for 30-40 minutes.
3
Line a collander with cheesecloth and strain the cider.
4
Serve warm. Spike with dark rum if it’s been one of those days.

 



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How to make your own spiced apple cider. Just add a splash of dark rum and you'll have a cocktail worthy of Thanksgiving.

Other Names:

mulled apple cider

Yield:

6

Added:

November 8, 2011

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