Hot Cranberry Wassail

hot cranberry wassail Beverage
Hot Cranberry Wassail
  • Prep 5 min
  • Total 20 min
  • Servings 12

A festive hot cranberry and apple beverage that fills the room with seasonal aromas. For a little twist, add a small amount of rum! MORE+ LESS-

Updated March 20, 2017


cups cranberry juice
3 1/2
cups apple juice
cup sugar
cinnamon sticks
teaspoon whole allspice
teaspoon nutmeg


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  • 1
    Add all of the ingredients into a stock pot and bring to a boil for 5 minutes.
  • 2
    Let it simmer for 15-20 until the spices can blend into the juice.
  • 3
    You can leave it simmering as your guests arrive and serve hot or remove from heat and serve room temperature.
  • 4
    For a little twist, add a splash of rum!
  • 5
    Garnish with cinnamon sticks and orange slices.

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More About This Recipe

  • Make your holiday party warm and festive with this ruby red, deliciously, hot cranberry and apple beverage. Cranberry Wassail combines cinnamon and other seasonal herbs to give it a wintery taste and feeling. When it's burning on the stove it fills the room with seasonal aromas. Perfect for a holiday party because you can make it before your guests arrive and have a stress-free drink to serve! For a little twist, you can add in a little rum and serve it as a warm traditional cocktail. It's super easy to make with just a few ingredients and spices.

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