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Oct. 29, 2006

Hot Buttered Cranberry Cider

by Erica Turner, Online Staff Writer
After coming home from a cold night of collecting delicious Halloween candy, trick-or-treaters of any age will enjoy this recipe which provides a new taste for old-fashioned cider.

Prepare to be thoroughly warmed by this perfect post-Halloweed drink. <i>Photo courtesy of</i>
Prepare to be thoroughly warmed by this perfect post-Halloweed drink. Photo courtesy of

Makes 8 servings

- 3-quart saucepan
- Ladle
- Heated mugs
- Measuring spoons

- 5 cups apple cider or apple juice
- 4 cups cranberry juice cocktail
- 1 (3-inch) cinnamon stick
- 6 tablespoons butter cut into pieces
- 2 tablespoons honey
- Cinnamon sticks, if desired


1. Combine apple cider, cranberry juice cocktail and cinnamon stick in 3-quart saucepan

2. Cook over medium heat until mixture comes to a boil

3. Continue cooking until heated and flavors are blended (8 to 10 minutes)

4. Remove saucepan from heat

5. Remove cinnamon stick

6. Add butter and honey and stir until the butter melts

7. Serve mixture by ladling into heated mugs

8. Garnish with cinnamon

Recipe courtesy of Land O' Lakes

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