Bill’s Warming Mulled Wine Recipe

Looking for something to warm the soul this winter? This mulled wine recipe is perfect for those cool, crisp, starry nights spent with loved ones by the fire. Go on, give it a try! 


  • 1 (750 ml) bottle red wine
  • 1 orange, sliced
  • 1/4 cup brandy
  • 1/4 cup honey or sugar
  • 8 whole cloves
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 2 star anise


Combine all ingredients in a large saucepan and bring to a slow simmer, over medium-high heat. Next, reduce the heat to medium-low and let simmer for a minimum of 15 minutes. Stir well and serve warm.