Spiced Hot Apple Cider

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 55 min
  • Active: 10 min
  • Yield: 8 to 10 servings
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2 teaspoons whole cloves

2 cardamom pods 

2 cinnamon sticks

1 orange peel 

One 64-ounce bottle apple cider

2 cups orange juice


Special equipment:
One 6-inch square cheesecloth
  1. Place the cloves, cardamom pods, cinnamon sticks and orange peel on the cheesecloth. Pull the corners up, and tie with kitchen string.
  2. In a large Dutch oven, combine the cider, orange juice and spice bundle. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, 30 to 45 minutes. Remove and discard the spice bundle before serving.