Sbiten

Beth Renzetti

By
@elmotoo

Sbiten is a Russian mulled honey drink. Served warm, it is similar to mulled cider. It's usually served without alcohol, but certainly is delicious with vodka added just before serving. We also found it delicious with bourbon or cognac.
Found at a website for Winter Olympics 2014.


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Serves:

8

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1/2 c
honey
12 oz
seedless blackberry or currant jam
3
cinnamon sticks
1 Tbsp
whole allspice
1 Tbsp
whole cloves
1 pinch
salt
7 c
water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine all ingredients in a large saucepan over medium heat.
2
Bring to a simmer and cover. Simmer for 30 minutes.
3
Strain through a fine mesh sieve, then serve warm.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Hot Drinks
Main Ingredient: Coffee/Tea/Beverage
Regional Style: Eastern European
Hashtags: #easy, #beverage, #russian