Mulled wine

There many variations of spiced wines around the world. In Ireland and the U.K mulled wine is always associated with Christmas.

Recipe for mulled wine:
  • 2 large oranges
  • 3 pints of water
  • 8oz granulated sugar
  • 2-3 cinnamon sticks
  • 1/2 vanilla pod
  • 10 cloves
  • 2 bottles of good red wine
  • 3 tablespoons of honey
  • 1 apple, sliced and cored
  • 1 orange, deseeded and sliced
  • a dash or two of Brandy
Place all the ingredients into a large pot and slowly bring them to a gentle simmer.

Serve warm.

Gluten free, vegetarian, lactose free.