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Wassail

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2010-11-16 Beverages
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This warming beverage combines orange and apple juices with slices of fresh fruits, plus whole cloves and stick cinnamon, to give a delightful aroma to your home for the holidays.

  • Servings: 12

Ingredients:

1 qt Orange Juice
1 qt Apple Juice
1 cup Sugar
1 Orange
1 Apple
Whole Cloves
Whole Cinnamon Sticks

Directions:

Pour orange and apple juices in a large cooking pot. Add sugar and stir. Cut orange into round slices. Insert cloves into orange slices, about 5 per slice. Cut apple into round slices and insert cloves. Place these in the pot with apple and orange juice mixture. Add about 3 cinnamon sticks. Cook and stir on medium heat until sugar dissolves. Allow to simmer about an hour.

Helpful Tips:

We let this simmer on the stove for several hours on Christmas and Thanksgiving, and it makes the whole house smell like the holidays. This is an easy recipe to adjust.