Nancy and Len Jones' Hot Spiced Cider

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Fran Murray

By
@franmurray

This recipe was given to me by one of our house guests, Len Jones. It smells wonderful simmering on the stove at Christmas time!

Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
Serves:
12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1 gal
apple cider, preferrably unfiltered
3 c
orange juice
2 c
brown sugar, lightly packed
10 stick
cinnamon
1 tsp
whole cloves
1 Tbsp
lemon juice

How to Make Nancy and Len Jones' Hot Spiced Cider

Step-by-Step

  • 1Place all ingredients in a large pot (stock pot works very well) and bring to a boil, uncovered. Boil 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • 2Turn off heat, cover, and let stand to cool a bit. Remove cinnamon sticks an cloves, and strain liquid.
  • 3Drink it as hot as possible, and enjoy!
  • 4Cool spiced cider completely before returning whatever remains to original apple cider container. Keeps well in refrigerator (and tastes just as yummy cold).

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About Nancy and Len Jones' Hot Spiced Cider

Main Ingredient: Coffee/Tea/Beverage
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy