Hot Wassail is one of my favorite easy holiday drinks. A delicious warm cider drink that combines the flavors of orange and apple with cinnamon and spices. | tastesbetterfromscratch.com
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Hot Wassail

A hot cup of homemade Wassail is one of my favorite holiday drinks. It's a delicious hot cider drink that combines the flavors of orange and apple with cinnamon and spices.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Beverage
Cuisine: American
Servings: 10
Calories: 139kcal
Author: Lauren Allen

Ingredients

  • 2 apples
  • 8 cups apple cider
  • 2 cups orange juice
  • 1/3 cup lemon juice
  • 4 cinnamon sticks
  • 15 whole cloves ,or 1/2 tsp ground cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 Tablespoon light brown sugar , optional

Instructions

  • Poke the whole cloves into the apples on all sides. 
  • Add all of the ingredients, including the apples, to a large pot over medium low heat. 
  • Bring to a simmer. Simmer for 30-45 minutes. 
  • Remove the apples and whole cloves. Ladle into mugs and enjoy!

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Nutrition

Calories: 139kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Sodium: 9mg | Potassium: 343mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 27g | Vitamin A: 120IU | Vitamin C: 31.4mg | Calcium: 39mg | Iron: 0.5mg