Cinnamon Berry Cider
When the weather is gray and cold, put a warm mug of this drink into mittened hands and watch little faces thaw into smiles. One tester noted, “It tastes like the holidays with a twist.” —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 10 min.
- 2 cups berry juice blend
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup unsweetened apple juice
- 8 orange slices
- 3 cinnamon sticks (3 inches)
- Dash ground nutmeg
- In a large saucepan, combine all ingredients. Bring to a boil over medium heat. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 5 minutes. Discard cinnamon sticks. Ladle into mugs.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 106 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 12mg sodium, 26g carbohydrate (23g sugars, 1g fiber), 0 protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 fruit.
Originally published as Berry Delicious Beverage in Simple & Delicious February/March 2011