You can make your own organic mulling spice for tasty fall drinks. Hot apple cider is a warming treat for a cool fall evening. Mountain Rose Herbs recently posted their own recipe for making your own mulling spice. The spicy addition to apple cider or other fall beverages is fantastic and well worth the time to make your own.
To make your own mulling spice, you’ll need:
- Cinnamon chips
- Vanilla beans
- Orange peel
- Lemon peel
- Star Anise
You can use a tea strainer or muslin bags available from tea sources like Mountain Rose Herbs.
For the complete directions and instructions to make mulling spice, please visit Mountain Rose Herbs. They also have directions to make mulled wine for those who indulge.
Enjoy the spicy goodness of fall herbs!
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Jeanne Grunert is a certified Virginia Master Gardener and the author of several gardening books. Her garden articles, photographs, and interviews have been featured in The Herb Companion, Virginia Gardener, and Cultivate, the magazine of the National Farm Bureau. She is the founder of The Christian Herbalists group and a popular local lecturer on culinary herbs and herbs for health, raised bed gardening, and horticulture therapy.