Autumn brings with it some
the most wonderful foods and drinks.
the second harvest, and in preparation for the coming winter,
bounty with gratitude and celebration.
the Pagan Thanksgiving
we indulge just
Mabon feasts as anyone does at the mundaneThanksgiving in November.
Hot Mulled Cider
Apple cider is a drink that the whole family can enjoy. I remember visiting appleorchards and watching the apples being pressed to make cider each autumn. Therewas a strong, tangy aroma to the area
we walked down the line, watching the entireprocess
the way to the orchard store. Adults may want to try a shot
added to their cider.
cup brown sugar1 tsp whole allspice
tsp whole cloves
tsp saltdash nutmeg
cinnamon sticks2 quarts apple ciderCombine brown sugar, allspice, cloves, salt, nutmeg, cinnamon sticks, and apple ciderin large saucepan.Bring to boiling. Cover and simmer for
minutes.Strain to remove spices.