hot spiced cider

★★★★★ 2
a recipe by
Gypsie Arnold
Chattnaooga, TN

When this delicious hot cider was served after our church's "Live Nativity" presentations, the lady who made it got so many requests she printed them to hand out. I have made it many Christmas times since.

★★★★★ 2
method Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients For hot spiced cider

  • 1/2 gal
    apple juice or cranapple juice (i prefer)
  • 1-12 oz can
    frozen orange juice
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
  • 15
    whole cloves
  • 1/4 c
    "red hots" candies
  • 3 or 4
    cinnamon sticks broken in 2 in pieces
  • slices of orange for garnish, if desired

How To Make hot spiced cider

  • 1
    Make orange juice by directions on can. Mix juices in large crock pot.
  • 2
    Add the 1/2 c water, sugar, cloves, red hots, and cinnamon sticks. Stir periodically as candy melts.
  • 3
    Keep hot and serve from crock pot - garnish with the orange slices if desired.