Apple Fireside Sipper

Apple juice partners with brandy to give a flavor twist to this sipper - ready in just 25 minutes.

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 25 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 8

Ingredients

2
quarts (8 cups) apple juice
1/4
to 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
2
cinnamon sticks
12
whole allspice
12
whole cloves
1
to 1 1/2 cups apricot brandy or apricot nectar
  • 1 In medium saucepan, combine apple juice and brown sugar. Cook over low heat until brown sugar is dissolved, stirring occasionally.
  • 2 Meanwhile, tie all spices in cheesecloth bag. Add spice bag to saucepan; simmer 15 minutes.
  • 3 Remove saucepan from heat. Remove spice bag; stir in brandy. Serve hot in small mugs or cups. If desired, garnish with apple slices or wedges and cinnamon stick.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Cup
    Calories
    290
    (
    Calories from Fat
    0),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    0g
    0%
    (Saturated Fat
    0g,
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    20mg
    20%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    54g
    54%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    50g
    50%
    ),
    Protein
    0g
    0%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    2%;
    Iron
    4%;
    Exchanges:
    5 Fruit; 5 Other Carbohydrate;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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