Stourhead mulled wine

The perfect Christmas beverage to celebrate the festive season.

Drinks
Enjoy a festive mulled wine
  • Preparation time 10 minutes (prep. time)
  • Cooking time 20 minutes (cooking time)
  • Serves 7

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 15cm (6in) long cinnamon stick

Method

  1. Stud the orange with the cloves and cut in half
  2. Place all the ingredients in a large pan and bring very slowly almost to a simmer
  3. Serve hot but do not allow to boil