A Simple Winter Warmer!

December 6, 2016

Mulled Wine: The perfect warming pick-me-up!

It's officially Winter and the days of cold toes, a red nose and those long hard days of Christmas shopping are upon us! What better way to warm up than with a glass of mulled wine and a cheeky mince pie! Here is the Simple Kitchens super simple guide to getting yourself snuggled up with his festive favourite!

You will need:

A bottle of Red wine (Merlot works well)
Cinnamon Sticks
Star Anise



  • Pour the wine into a pan and begin to heat it through.
  • Cut your orange and lemon in to pieces and add to the pan.
  • Add your cinnamon and star anise and bring everything to a simmer for approx 20-30 minutes.
  • Give it a good stir and try and squish a couple of the oranges to get some of that lovely juice out
  • Pour or ladle into your favourite glass and enjoy with a warm mince pie!

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