Stourhead mulled wine

Drinks

  • Serves: 7
  • Preparation time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking time: 20 minutes
Mulled wine is the perfect treat to enjoy on wintry walks at Stourhead © Andreas von Einsiedel

Mulled wine is the perfect treat to enjoy on wintry walks at Stourhead

Ingredients

  • 1 orange
  • 12–14 whole cloves
  • 1 litre (1&3/4 pints) red wine
  • 1 litre (1&3/4 pints) lemonade
  • 50g (2oz) brown sugar
  • 150ml (1⁄4 pint) orange juice
  • 1 cinnamon stick 15cm (6in) long

Method

Stud the orange with the cloves and cut in half.

Place all the ingredients in a large pan and bring very slowly almost to a simmer.

Serve hot but do not allow to boil.