Ingredients

  • 8 cups apple cider
    1/2 cup packed brown sugar
    1 ground nutmeg
    6 inches cinnamon sticks
    1 tsp allspice
    1 tsp cloves
    8 thin oranges slices
    8 cloves

Combine apple cider/juice, brown sugar, and nutmeg in a large saucepan. Place cinnamon, allspice, and cloves in a cheesecloth and tie. Add to cider mixture, and bring to the boil. Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 10 minutes. Remove spice bag and discard. Serve mixture in mugs with a clove-studded orange wedge in each.