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Mulled Cider

Prep time: 15 minutes

Skill level: beginner

 Mulled Cider in glass recipe made with ReaLemon

The sweetness of apple cider is balanced with ReaLemon® lemon juice for a smooth and spicy cup of comfort.


8 cups (2 L)
apple cider
¾ to 1 cup (175 to 250 mL)
ReaLemon® Lemon Juice
½ to ¾ cup (125 to 175 mL)
packed brown sugar
whole cloves
cinnamon sticks
Additional cinnamon sticks (optional)


Combine apple cider, ReaLemon®, sugar, cloves and 2 cinnamon sticks; bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer, uncovered, for 10 minutes to blend flavours. Remove spices. Serve hot with cinnamon sticks, or chill and serve cold.

Makes 8 servings.