Homemade apple cider is the perfect fall drink, it is super easy to make, it tastes AMAZING, and, arguably one of the best parts, it will leave your home smelling incredible.
8 cups apple juice
½ cup brown sugar
1 apple, cut in half
1 orange, unpeeled and sliced circularly into ¼ inch slices
2 teaspoons whole cloves
2 cinnamon sticks
½ teaspoon nutmeg
½ teaspoon allspice
Place the wholes cloves into both halves of the apple on both the skin and flesh sides.
Pour apple juice into a large pot and heat over medium heat
Once the apple juice is heated stir in brown sugar until dissolved
Add in the rest of the ingredients and bring to a simmer
Let simmer for 20 minutes
Remove apple halves, orange slices, cinnamon sticks and clove pieces from mixture