Food & Drink, Recipes

18 December 2017

Mulled Apple Winter Warmer Recipe

Warm up with our winter warmer recipe for a delicious mulled apple drink – perfect for all the family this holiday season!

glass mug with a snowflake pattern and an amber liquid inside

To celebrate this month’s Year of History, Heritage and Architecture theme (Food and Drink), we thought we’d bring you a little winter warmer suitable for everyone this Christmas. With snow and ice covering half the country, our mulled apple winter warmer is the perfect recipe to keep you cosy.


  • Apple juice
  • Cinnamon sticks
  • All spice
  • Orange and lemon peel
  • Ground cinnamon
  • Nutmeg (to taste)
  • 2 apples studded with cloves
  • Granulated Sugar or honey
  • Sliced orange to garnish

a slice of orange, some brown sugar, cloves and cinnamon sticks on a table ready to be used in a mulled apple drink


  1. Add the cinnamon stick, spices, orange and lemon peel into a saucepan.
  2. Pour in the apple juice and place the pan over a low heat, simmering for 10-15 minutes to allow the flavours to infuse.
  3. Stir in the sugar or honey to taste.
  4. Serve in a glass mug and add a slice of orange to garnish.

Enjoy your glass of mulled apple magic! (Fireplace optional)

Fireplace with a christmas tree to the left and stockings hanging above it