The 12 Drinks of Christmas


Mulled Wine

Difficulty: Easy Peasy.

Mulled Wine:

750ml Bottle House Red Wine

1 Large Cinnamon Stick

2 Star Anise

4 Cloves

Zest of 1/2 Lemon

4 TBSP Caster Sugar

100ml Sloe Gin

Put the red wine, cinnamon, star anise, cloves, lemon zest and sugar in a large pan. Cook on a low heat for 10 mins.

Remove from the heat and cool, leaving to infuse for about 30 mins.

To serve, slowly heat without boiling, stir in the sloe gin & pour into mugs or heatproof glasses

Joe Goodwin