Holiday Apple Wassail Recipe - Allrecipes.com
  • READY IN 45 mins

Holiday Apple Wassail

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"This is a family recipe that I played with year after year until it's just perfect. This year's version will be made from apples picked from our own orchard! This recipe is famous at our family Christmas party."

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Original recipe makes 16 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    35 mins
  • READY IN

    45 mins

Directions

  1. Combine the cider, apple chunks, and cinnamon sticks in a large kettle and bring to a boil over medium heat. Turn the heat down to low and add the mace, anise seed, ground cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger and brown sugar. Stir to combine, and simmer for 20 minutes until the spices have developed their flavor.
  2. Drop in the orange and lemon slices, simmer for 5 more minutes, and turn off the heat. Ladle the wassail punch into mugs and serve hot. Include a few pieces of cooked apple or a cooked orange or lemon slice in each mug.
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Nov 10, 2009

I made this recipe minus the anise (as I don't particularly care for it) and added some grape juice to simulate port wine. Jenny this is a great recipte and I am glad you shared it.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 179 kcal
  • 9%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 45.6 g
  • 15%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Fiber
  • 2.3 g
  • 9%
  • Protein
  • 0.4 g
  • < 1%
  • Sodium
  • 29 mg
  • 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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