If you like, garnish cups of chef Gerard Craft's Italian mulled wine with thin orange slices or pretty curls of orange peel. This recipe multiplies easily and can be made ahead and reheated before serving.

Gerard Craft, St. Louis
Source: Midwest Living


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • In a medium saucepan, combine the wine, orange slices, cinnamon, cloves, star anise, lemon zest and nutmeg. Bring to a simmer over medium heat. Remove saucepan from heat and stir in sugar until dissolved.

  • To serve, strain mixture through a fine-mesh strainer. Serve hot wine in small heatproof mugs or glasses.

Nutrition Facts

211 calories; 0 g total fat; 0 g saturated fat; 0 g polyunsaturated fat; 0 g monounsaturated fat; 0 mg cholesterol; 7 mg sodium. 214 mg potassium; 25 g carbohydrates; 0 g fiber; 22 g sugar; 0 g protein; 0 g trans fatty acid; 28 IU vitamin a; 6 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 0 mg riboflavin; 0 mg niacin equivalents; 0 mg vitamin b6; 5 mcg folate; 0 mcg vitamin b12; 14 mg calcium; 1 mg iron;