Hot Fruit Toddy
- 1 1/2 qt. apple cider
- 1 c. firmly packed brown sugar
- 3 sticks cinnamon or red hots
- 1/2 tsp. whole cloves
- 3 c. orange juice
- 2 c. water
- 1/2 c. lemon juice
- lemon slices (optional)
- In a large saucepan, mix the cider and sugar. Add cinnamon and cloves tied together in cheesecloth.
- Bring to a boil.
- Simmer 5 minutes.
- Remove cinnamon and cloves. Add juices and water.
- Heat until piping hot.
- Serve in mugs with lemon slices, if desired.