Two mulled Sloe Gin cocktails with oranges and apples

Mulled Sloe Gin Recipe

Perfect winter warming drinks recipe to share with friends on cold nights.

Cloudy apple juice and cinnamon make this mulled sloe gin cocktail a delicious winter warmer to share with friends on chilly nights. Fill your home with the smell of fragrant spiced apples. Yum!

Recipe

An easy drinks recipe that you will be able to prep and heat up in just 15 minutes.

Ingredients

25ml Plymouth sloe gin (per mug)
100ml cloudy apple juice
100ml clementine juice
1 cinnamon stick
1 tsp vanilla extract
3 whole cloves
1 orange wheel

Method

  1. Add the sloe gin to each mug.
  2. Heat the apple and clementine juice (Don't panic you can use orange juice instead) together with the cloves, vanilla extract and cinnamon stick.
  3. Strain into the mugs to remove the spices.
  4. Stir well.
  5. Garnish with an orange wheel.

How to cheat...

Alternative to a stirring spoon

A chopstick or teaspoon will work just as well.

Spices shortcut

You’ll find mulling spice sachets in most supermarkets. This will save you adding the cinnamon stick and cloves. Plus…they are easy to fish out when you have reached the flavour you are looking for.

How to show off...

Think smart to impress with your garnish

Garnish with a piece of candied ginger on the edge of the mug or a slice of clementine studded with some cloves to add flavour and wow your guests.

Toddy to go

Decant your creation into an insulated flask and take with you to Halloween parties, Bonfire night or Christmas carol services. Don’t forget the paper cups!

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