Just a quick DISCLAIMER this recipe if not ours, Niomi Smart uploaded this recipe to her youtube channel last year so we thought we would share this delicious wintery drink with you in case you haven’t seen it. – All credit to Niomi Smart x
So since it’s now finally December, its time to snuggle up in your christmas onesie with your lovely hot christmasy drink. You can use this drinks recipe for a party that you might be hosting, christmas eve or just casually for your family. You you enjoy …
1 litre 100% organic fresh grape juice
(replace grape juice with 1-2 bottles red wine)
1 litre orange juice
2 large oranges
1 cup blueberries
1/2 cup fresh cranberries
2 star anise
5 whole cloves
2 cinnamon sticks
1 vanilla pod cut lengthways
1 tsp ground nutmeg
1 tsp ground ginger
1. Cut one orange and the lemon into thin slices sideways and peel the other orange into strips. Cut the peeled orange into eighths.
2. In a large saucepan over a medium heat, add the water. When simmering turn to a low heat and add the cloves, anise, cinnamon sticks, nutmeg and ginger.
3. Stir for a couple of minutes then pour in the grape juice (or wine) and the orange juice.
4. Now add the vanilla pods and all the fruit. Turn the heat to a medium heat and simmer for 15 minutes.
5.Serve in your favourite glasses with a cinnamon stick.
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