Round out any brunch with this spiced apple drink. Seasoned with cinnamon, cloves and allspice, it will wrap your guests in a tempting aroma as it simmers. —Claire Beattie, Toronto, Ontario
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VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 4 cups white grape juice
- 3 cups unsweetened apple juice
- 1 cup water
- 2 cinnamon sticks (3 inches)
- 12 whole cloves
- 8 whole allspice
- In a large saucepan, combine the grape juice, apple juice and water. Place the cinnamon, cloves and allspice on a double thickness of cheesecloth; bring up corners of cloth and tie with string to form a bag. Add to the pan.
- Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 1 to 1-1/2 hours or until flavors are blended. Discard spice bag. Serve warm in mugs. Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Spiced Apple-Grape Juice in Healthy Cooking October/November 2010, p44