Yield: 6 servings
|1 tablespoon||Whole allspice|
|1 \N||Cinnamon stick (3 inch)|
|3 cups||Apple cider|
|1 cup||Orange juice|
|½ \N||Lemon, sliced|
Tie allspice in a piece of cheesecloth. Place in a medium saucepan along with cinnamon stick, cider, orange juice, lemon slices and honey. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer, covered, 5 minutes.
Remove spice bag. Stir in brandy. Serve with a cinnamon stick in each cup, if desired. Makes 6 servings.
From McCormick/Schilling and American Spice Trade Association.
Printed in the December 27, 1992, issue of the Los Angeles Daily News.