Cinnamon spice, anise and fresh apples conjure up cozy moments in front of a toasty fire on a cold winter evening. With the holiday season upon us, all those tempting sugary sweet drinks and festive cocktails are everywhere. We make it so easy to stay on track with this indulgently guilt-free Warm Spiced Appletini Mocktail created by Mahy Elamin (@twopurplefigs) that is both delicious AND good for your body.
Using just a few fresh ingredients, including cinnamon sticks and fresh squeezed orange juice you too can whip this deliciously comforting cocktail right now and indulge in the fact that it is low in sugar, high in vitamin C and has six electrolytes to help keep you hydrated!
¼ cup fresh squeezed orange juice
4 whole cinnamon sticks
4 whole anise seeds
7-8 cups hot boiling water
Garnishes: sliced apples, whole cinnamon stick, whole anise seeds
Directions: Mix the Ultima Replenisher Appletini stickpacks, orange juice, whole cinnamon sticks, and whole anise seeds together. Add in the hot water and allow it to infuse for a few minutes. Serve with garnishes.