When it's chilly outside, nothing warms you up like a cup of warm cider. Follow our easy recipe to make your own concotion of this winter drink recipe favorite. And better yet, it's ready to serve in less than ten minutes!

What You'll Need

  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 1/2 lemon, squeezed
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice
  • 1 1/2 cups apple cider
  • 1 pinch nutmeg


Using a small saucepan, bring water to boil; pour in sugar and let dissolve.

Add in cinnamon, lemon, allspice and cider. Reduce heat and stir constantly for one minute.

Add apple cider and stir for an additional three minutes.

Transfer cinnamon sticks to heatproof mugs; add liquid mixture. Sprinkle with nutmeg.

Makes two servings.

Source: Recipezaar