Betty's Christmas Wassail- Christmas

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Dec. 06, 2014

Betty demonstrates how to make Wassail for your Christmas celebration. This is a traditional Christmas drink made of apple cider, cranberry juice, some spices and rum (if desired).


Apple cider 1/2 Gallon
Cranberry juice 1 Pint
Sugar 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Whole cloves 1 Teaspoon
Cinnamon stick 2
Light rum 1 Cup (16 tbs) (or any other rum) (Optional)
Whole nutmeg 3



1. In slow cooker, pour apple cider and cranberry juice.

2. Add sugar, nutmeg, whole cloves, cinnamon, and rum. Bring to a boil on HIGH. Reduce the heat to low and simmer for about 3 minutes or until ready to serve.



3. Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 180 Minutes
Ready In: 180 Minutes
Servings: 10

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 325Calories from Fat 45

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 5 g7.7%

Saturated Fat 3 g15%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 14 mg0.58%

Total Carbohydrates 56 g18.7%

Dietary Fiber 3 g12%

Sugars 50 g

Protein %

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet