Mulled wine kit

Mulled wine kit

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(12 ratings)

Prep: 15 mins - 25 mins Cook: 5 mins

Easy

A lovely homemade gift for wine lovers

Nutrition and extra info

  • Vegetarian

Nutrition:

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  • carbs-
  • sugars-
  • fibre-
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Ingredients

  • 25cm square butter muslin (available from department & hardware stores)
    Butter

    Butter

    butt-err

    Butter is a dairy product made from separating whole milk or cream into fat and…

  • 85g demerara sugar
  • 1 tsp ground ginger
    Ginger

    Ginger

    jin-jer

    Mainly grown in Jamaica, Africa, India, China and Australia, ginger is the root of the plant. It…

  • ½ tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 70cl bottle red wine
  • 8 - 12 cloves
    Cloves

    Clove

    klo-ve

    The dry, unopened flower bud of the tropical myrtle tree family used to flavour a wide variety…

  • 1 orange
    Orange

    Orange

    or-ange

    One of the best-known citrus fruits, oranges aren't necessarily orange - some varieties are…

Method

  1. Put the muslin on a flat surface and tip the sugar, ginger and nutmeg into the centre. Tie into a pouch with fine string and attach to the neck of the wine bottle. Then attach the cinnamon stick to the bottle with a little raffia.

  2. Stick the cloves into the orange and pack into a box lined with raffia or shredded paper, with the wine.

  3. Tie a label to the wine bottle with the following instructions: ‘Tip the contents of the muslin bag into a pan with the wine, orange, cinnamon stick and 300ml/½pt water. Simmer for 5 mins, then serve.’

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Comments, questions and tips

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disney1860
13th Dec, 2007
I havent had a chance to try it out yet but I am really looking forward to giving it as a gift... :o)
fkwool
23rd Nov, 2007
5.05
Great make for raffle prize for school xmas fayre - excellent idea - minutes to put together. Florist wrapped it all up nicely for me!!!

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