Cloves, cinnamon sticks and anise pods give this Spiced Apple Cider a festive and tasty flair that you will completely love. For an adult party, add an optional splash of vanilla vodka or rum.
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- 1 bottle (64 fluid ounces) apple juice
- 2 large cinnamon sticks
- 1/4 teaspoon whole cloves
- 4 large star anise pods
- Vanilla vodka or rum (optional)
PLACE juice, cinnamon sticks, cloves and anise pods in large saucepan. Heat over high heat until it reaches a boil. Reduce heat to low; cover. Cook for 10 minutes.
REMOVE from heat. Serve hot or chilled. For adults, add 2 tablespoons of vanilla vodka to each serving if desired.