Great Recipes for Spiked Apple Cider
Author Zizzur Staff. Published on June 27, 2011 - 11:29 pm (962 views — 335 words
Many people are pursuing a healthy lifestyle. As a result, they seek various food choices as well as beverages that could complement their healthy lifestyle.
Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular choices when it comes to health benefits. Apple cider vinegar is not only nutritious: in fact, it can be used or beverages using the right recipe. A cup of spiked apple cider vinegar would be very comforting on cold days. As a bonus, you also enrich yourself with all the nutrients derived from apple cider. if you ever want something unusual yet very tasty, better try the following apple cider recipe:
Spiked apple cider recipe for cold days
* 1 quart water
* 3 orange spice tea bags
* 1/2 cup light brown sugar
* 2 cups apple cider
* 1 - 1/2 cups light rum
* 8 cinnamon sticks
* 3 teaspoons butter
1. Using a large saucepan, boil water. Turn off the heat and place the orange spice tea bags. Let the tea steep for five minutes, cover it. Discard tea bags and stir in sugar, apple cider, rum, and two pieces cinnamon sticks. Heat for a little but do not boil.
2. Serve hot cider into six cups but drop butter first into each cup. Don't forget the cinammon stick.
This spiked apple recipe involves the use of aromatic spices for better taste.
One of the spices used is cinnamon which is good for diabetic individuals since it enhances insulin sensitivity.
Cinnamon in spiked apple cider is a sure winner that your friends would surely love anytime.
Secret spices in spiked apple cider
2 quarts apple cider
1 cup apple brandy
1 cup apple brandy
2 teaspoons ground cloves
1 teaspoon ground cardamom
1 teaspoon curry powder
Using a large pot, simmer all the ingredients for some time. Lower the heat and allow to warm. Use a strainer before serving into beautiful mugs.
Truly, spiked apple cider can please even the most discriminating guests.