- 6 cups apple juice
- 1/4 tsp nutmeg
- 12 whole cloves
- 1 inch fresh ginger – peeled
- 1 cinnamon stick
- 6 cups cranberry juice
- 2 cups sparkling water or club soda
- 2 ounces Sophisticated Syrups “Citrus Sun” or “All’s Well”
In a saucepan over medium heat bring apple juice, nutmeg, cloves, ginger and cinnamon stick to a simmer. Lower heat and simmer for 15 minutes. Strain, cool and then refrigerate until cold (at least 2 hours). In a large pitcher or punch bowl combine apple juice mixture with cranberry juice and syrup. Top with sparkling water or club soda. Serves 8.
Garnish individual servings with cinnamon stick and or/apple slice on rim of glass.
Does not have to be cooled, can add cranberry juice and syrup to hot mixture and serve warm.