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wassail - adult & kid version

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Carolyn Haas
Whitewater, WI

Enjoy your wassail with or without alcohol! Cheers!

(1 rating)
yield 8 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For wassail - adult & kid version

  • 8 c
    apple cider (hard cider for adult version)
  • 2 c
    orange juice
  • 1/2 c
    lemon juice
  • 4
    cinnamon sticks (extra for garnish, if desired)
  • 12
    whole cloves
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground ginger
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground nutmeg

How To Make wassail - adult & kid version

  • 1
    Non-alcohol version: Combine all ingredients in a large pot and bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer for 45 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • 2
    Alcohol version: Simmer all ingredients except for hard cider for 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add in 8 cups of hard cider and heat until warm. Serve.
  • 3
    Let cool slightly before serving. Garnish cups with a cinnamon stick, if desired.