Classic Mulled Cider

Make a batch of this spiced drink to warm up chilly carolers.

Number of servings : 10 servings

Prep time: 5 minutes

Cooking time: 35 minutes

Type of meal : | Beverages/Cocktails | Beverages/Cocktails

Special diet :


10 cups apple cider
20 whole cloves
20 black peppercorns
12 3-inch x 1/2-inch strips orange zest (orange part only)
2 cinnamon sticks, cracked
2 vanilla beans, split


  1. In a large saucepan over moderate heat, bring all ingredients to a boil. Remove from heat, and set aside to steep for 30 minutes.
  2. Strain mixture. Just before serving, reheat until mixture begins to steam. Ladle into mugs, wait 3 to 5 minutes, then serve.

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