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White mulled wine

it's cold outside

Winter, what a wonderful reason to cook comfort food and to start with a glass of mulled wine that will make you feel warm and cosy.

White mulled wine
6-8 glasses
zest of 1 lemon without the white pith

about 2 cm piece of peeled ginger
1 tsp cardamom
1 tsp ground cloves
2 cinnamon sticks
1 bottle 
white wine
1 dl apple juice
1 dl sugar
(1 dl calvados)

Put the lemon peel, spices, white wine, apple juice and sugar into a pan.
Heat gently until steaming but not boiling.
Taste and add sugar if you prefer a sweeter drink.
Sieve the spices off and add the calvados, if preferred.
Pour the drink into glasses.
Serve with nuts, raisins and almonds.

Image: Reetta Pasanen via Taverne Agency. Recipe: Sanna Kekalainen

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