Ina Garten’s Mulled Wine

‘Tis the season… for festive holiday drinks, that is! This mulled wine recipe by hostess extraordinaire Ina Garten is just what your holiday party needs to turn it up a notch.

Ina Garten’s Mulled Wine


4 cups apple cider
1 (750-ml) bottle red wine, such as Cabernet Sauvignon
1/4 cup honey
2 cinnamon sticks
1 orange, zested and juiced
4 whole cloves
3 star anise
4 oranges, peeled, for garnish


Combine the cider, wine, honey, cinnamon sticks, zest, juice, cloves and star anise in a large saucepan, bring to a boil and simmer over low heat for 10 minutes. Pour into mugs, add an orange peel to each and serve.

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