Wassail is a fragrant and delicious spiced cider. A handful of doTERRA citrus and spice oils deliver the flavor to this yummy hot drink. It is simple to make and will fill your home with the smell of Christmas!
1 quart cranberry juice
½ quart apple juice
½ quart orange juice
2 drops Cinnamon Bark oil
2 drops Lemon oil
2 drops Wild Orange oil
1 drop Clove oil
2 teaspoons ground nutmeg
1 orange, thinly sliced
1 lemon, thinly cliced
½ cup honey, plus more to taste
8 cinnamon sticks, for garnish
1 cup fresh cranberries, for garnish
- Combine all ingredients (minus the cinnamon sticks and fresh cranberries) in a stockpot over medium high heat.
- Bring to a gentle simmer. Allow to simmer for at least an hour, letting flavors mingle.
- Taste and add more essential oils and honey if desired.
- Serve hot. Store refrigerated for up to 5 days.
Tips: Clove oil can be reduced to 1 toothpick for a halved recipe, with more added to taste.