Do you have some friends coming round? or maybe you’re having a quiet night on the sofa watching your favourite Christmas films, whatever your plans this Christmas Mulled Wine is always a winner.
4 lemons, 2 large oranges, 2 bottles of red wine, 16 cloves, 2 cinnamon sticks, 150g caster sugar.
- Peel the zest from 3 lemons and 1 orange and squeeze the juice. Thinly slice the remaining orange and lemon. Put aside as the reserve for garnish.
- pour the wine and 1.2 litres of water, citrus peel and juices into a large pan, add the cloves and cinnamon stick and bring to a simmer for an hour. Stir in sugar as required!
- Strain and serve hot with your reserved orange and lemon slices.