Warming Spiced Orange JuiceMakes:
Spiced orange juice is fragrant and delicious, and is an alcohol free special drink that will be enjoyed by adults and kids alike. It is the perfect drink for sleep-overs and chilly evenings or mornings.
- 2 litres orange juice or a combination of apple and orange
- 1 cinnamon stick
- ½ tsp mixed spice
- ¼ cup brown sugar - or more, to your personal taste
- 5 whole cloves
- 1 star anise - optional
- slices of orange to decorate
Pour the juice into a large saucepan and add the spices and sugar. Warm gently for around 20 minutes then serve hot in mugs or small cups.
For a party or big group make a big batch and keep it warm in the slow cooker or crock pot.
You could add a dash of something alcoholic to this for warming night-cap, like a hot toddy - brandy or rum, for the adults only of course!