Wassail - Adult & Kid version

Carolyn Haas


Enjoy your wassail with or without alcohol! Cheers!


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5 Min
30 Min
Stove Top


  • 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.

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About Wassail - Adult & Kid version

Course/Dish: Hot Drinks
Main Ingredient: Coffee/Tea/Beverage
Regional Style: English
Hashtags: #Christmas #holiday

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