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Yuletide Mulled Wine Recipe

This is a great Yule recipe to share with family and friends. It is warm and delicious with the right amount of mulling spice! I hope this recipe helps add some cheer to your holiday season.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Servings 8
Author Leandra Witchwood, © 2014 The Magick Kitchen


  • 4 C Fresh Apple Cider
  • 1 Bottle 750ml Red Wine (dry to semi)
  • 3 Cinnamon Sticks
  • 1 Whole Orange zest and juice
  • 6 Whole cloves
  • 3 Star Anise
  • 1 Whole Nutmeg
  • 1/4 C Brandy
  • 1 T Crystalized Ginger
  • Simple Syrup to taste
  • Orange zest for garnish


  1. Combine the all the ingredients up to the ginger in a large sauce pan.
  2. Heat to a near boil, turn off the heat, and steep for 10 minutes.
  3. Serve in mugs or sturdy wine glasses. Add simple syrup to taste and orange peel as garnish.