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Mulling Spices

Mulling Spices Recipe

Use to create a wonderfully spiced apple cider or simmer on your stove top. Either way, your kitchen will be filled with the wonderful smells of Christmas!
Prep Time 10 mins
Course Drinks, Holiday, Non-Alcoholic
Servings 4


  • 3 oz cinnamon sticks
  • 1/3 cup cardamom pods
  • 1/4 cup allpice berries
  • 1/4 cup whole cloves
  • 1/4 cup star anise pods
  • 1/3 cup dried orange peel - store bought or dried in oven


  • Place cinnamon sticks, cardamom pods, allspice berries, cloves and star anise in large resealable bag
  • Crush with rolling pin
  • Add orange peel to bag and toss to mix well
  • Store in airtight container


If you are simmering this on your stove, just place in a small pot with some water on low heat.
To serve as a drink, add 2 tablespoons of mix per ½ gallon of warm apple cider 
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