Hot Cran-Apple Cider

Transform apple cider into an extraordinary drink with slices of citrus and cloves.

From Country Woman Christmas

Quick look

  • prep 10 min    cook 40 min
  • serves 6-8

Ingredients

  • 3/4 teaspoon whole cloves
  • 1 medium navel orange
  • 1 medium lemon
  • 1 quart apple cider or juice
  • 3 cups cranberry juice
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 cinnamon sticks (3 inches)

    How to make it  50 minutes

  • 1

    Insert cloves into orange. Cut orange and lemon into slices. In a large saucepan, combine the remaining ingredients; add orange and lemon slices. Bring to a boil.

  • 2

    Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 30 minutes. Remove cinnamon sticks and fruit slices with a slotted spoon if desired before serving. Ladle into mugs.

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