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Spiced hot apple cider

You can adjust this recipe to your own taste. You might like to give it a little sweetness with some honey, or you might prefer a good splash of brandy.

You'll need

2 litres (8 cups) good-quality dry apple cider 4 thin lemon slices 3 pieces orange rind, removed with a peeler 2 cinnamon quills 2 star anise 3 cloves To taste: honey (optional)


  • 01
  • Stir ingredients in a saucepan over low heat to combine and infuse (20-30 minutes; do not boil). Serve hot with honey if desired.

At A Glance

  • Serves 8 people
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At A Glance

  • Serves 8 people

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Jun 2011

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