Looking to spice up your fall drinks? This spiked apple cider hits all the cozy notes! Rum complements the cinnamon, cloves, and star anise perfectly.
- ½ teaspoon whole cloves
- 2 star anise
- 3 cinnamon sticks
- 6 cups apple cider
- 1 cup rum
- For the garnish: orange slices, whole cranberries
- Combine the cloves, star anise, and cinnamon sticks, and apple cider in a medium pot. Warm over low heat for 30 minutes to 1 hour. Skim off any particulate that forms, or stir to reincorporate.
- Stir in the rum. If desired, garnish with orange slices and whole cranberries. Ladle into mugs and enjoy.
- Category: Drinks
- Method: Stovetop
- Cuisine: American
Keywords: spiced apple cider, spiked apple cider, apple cider with rum, fall apple cider, apple cider spices, homemade