Mulled Wine

Very Easy
Serves 6
Gluten-Free
Vegetarian
Vegan
Ingredients: 

3 cups apple cider

2 cups dry red wine

1/2 cup Kowalski's Pure Maple Syrup

1 tsp. whole black peppercorns

2-3 whole star anise, plus more for serving, if desired

1 cinnamon stick, plus more for serving, if desired

1 orange, sliced 1/4" thick, plus more for serving, if desired

1 apple, sliced 1/4" thick, plus more for serving, if desired

Instructions: 

In a medium pot, combine all ingredients. Bring to a boil over high heat; reduce heat to low and simmer 20 min. Strain wine to remove solids, if desired. Serve warm with sliced fruit and spices, if desired.

A note about gluten: This recipe is gluten free.