Holiday Wassail

Recipe: Holiday Wassail

Summary: Hot Spiced Cider Beverage


  • 1 gallon apple cider (do not use bottled apple juice has to be cider)
  • 27 whole cloves
  • 8 cinnamon sticks
  • 1 quart pineapple juice
  • 1 can (6 ounces size) orange juice concentrate


  1. Put the whole cloves in a piece of cheese cloth or tea leaf holder. Put into stockpot.
  2. Mix all the ingredients in a large stock pot and simmer for about 1 hour.
  3. Orange slices look very festive floating in the wassail bowl.
  4. Serve hot.
  5. You can put the simmered wassail in a crockpot to keep it hot.

Preparation time: 5 minute(s)

Cooking time: 1 Hour