Enjoy as is for the whole family or add about 1 ½ oz. spiced rum per serving. Serves 4.
- 4 cups Zollinger local apple cider
- 4 whole star anise pods
- 1/2 teaspoon whole allspice berries
- 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
- 1 teaspoon whole cloves
- 1 India Tree whole cinnamon stick
- ½ organic orange
- ½ organic lemon
Slice the orange and lemon crosswise into wheels then cut those into quarters.
Combine all ingredients in a saucepan over medium heat and bring to a low simmer. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer for 20 - 30 minutes to combine flavors. Transfer to mugs, straining out the larger pieces and serve warm.