Cozy Spice Mulled Wine

Cozy Spice Mulled Wine is a delightful traditional German drink, perfect for warming up on cold days. This aromatic and flavorful mulled wine is infused with cinnamon, star anise, cloves, and citrus, creating a cozy and comforting beverage that is sure to please your senses.

Cozy Spice Mulled Wine

A delightful and aromatic mulled wine infused with warm spices and citrus.

4.83 from 38 votes
Prep Time 2 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 12 mins


  • 1/2 cup red wine
  • 1/2 cinnamon stick
  • 1/2 star anise
  • 2-3 cloves
  • 1 1/2 pieces orange rind
  • 1/2 tbsp sugar (plus extra to taste)
  • 1 tbsp orange juice
  • 1 tbsp water


  1. Combine the red wine, cinnamon stick, star anise, cloves, orange rind, sugar, orange juice, and water in a small pan.
  2. Warm the mixture over medium-low heat, stirring occasionally, until steaming. Avoid boiling.
  3. Let it warm for at least 10 minutes, but preferably closer to 20 minutes for optimal flavor infusion and sugar dissolution.
  4. Remove the spices and orange rind from the pan.
  5. Serve the mulled wine warm, optionally topping with orange slices, and adjust the sweetness by adding more sugar or honey to taste.