Mulled wine spice kit xmas hack
How to make a mulled wine spice kit
You will need:
- 2 cinnamon sticks
- 2 tablespoons of cloves
- 6 whole star anise
- 1 Orange
- 1 bottle of red wine (Pinot Noir or Cabernet Sauvignon is most suitable)
- 1 box or basket
- Shredded paper or raffia
- Small pouch gift pouch or cheesecloth
Step 1: Fill your box or basket with a base of shredded paper or raffia.
Step 2: Lay your bottle of wine in the basket.
Step 3: Combine the cloves and star anise in the small pouch or cheesecloth and tie with twine.
Step 4: Use your twine to carefully tie the cinnamon sticks and the pouch of cloves and anise to the bottle.
Step 5: Before you gift the mulled wine spice kit, peel an orange and lay the rind in the basket with the other ingredients.
Step 6: Arrange all the components and add any extras you might want (we suggest ribbons, pine cones, flowers, and Christmas tags).