Homemade Hot Apple Cider
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Homemade Hot Apple Cider is the best boozy drink to keep yourself warm and happy during the winter holidays.
Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: English
Serves: 8
  • 16 cups pure apple juice or fresh apple cider
  • 4 small cinnamon sticks
  • 1 orange cut into ¼-inch thick slices
  • 8 whole cloves
  • 4 star anise
  1. Combine all the ingredients in a saucepan and simmer over low heat for 15 minutes.
  2. Pour through a fine strainer or sieve into serving cups or a large bowl.
  3. Add a splash of rum if you like, or keep it on the side for your guests to add.
  4. Enjoy!
Recipe by The Petite Cook at https://www.thepetitecook.com/traditional-homemade-hot-spicy-apple-cider/