One of my favorite parts of the holidays is the food. Undeniably you will always find me near the buffet tables at any given holiday party. But beyond the food I love the hot (and cold) drinks. I love egg nog, I love hot chocolate, and I love Wassail Punch!
Keyword: holiday beverage, wassail punch
64ouncejug of apple cider
3whole cinnamon sticks
zest of one orange and lemon
Combine all ingredients in a crock pot
Bring to simmer over medium-low heat.
Let simmer for 6-8 hours
Remove cinnamon sticks if they did not dissolve completely, strain if desired
Ladle into cups and enjoy
Can be cooked on the stove top, rather than in a crock pot, just put it in a big pan, bring to a boil, simmer, let simmer for 30 minutes, and serve.