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Mulling Spices in Jars

This Mulling Spices Recipe is filled with warming and aromatic spices and makes such an easy and welcome gift.

This is the time of the year when it's best to have a stash of gifts on hand when you need something for your mailman, your hairdresser, your favorite cashier, the hostess at your Christmas gathering, and…well, you get my drift. There are just so many gifting opportunities.

A jar of Mulling Spices is such an easy to gift to make and appreciated by just about everyone…I mean, who doesn't love spiced cider? And if they don't like spiced cider, well…I just don't know what to say!Cups of spiced cider with molasses cookies

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You could pair the jar of mulling spices with a Mulling Spice Ball.  I got mine at Williams-Sonoma years ago, but they have this one that looks similar and Amazon has a very similar one as well.Jars of Mulling Spices

So, let's look at this mulling spices recipe:

Mulling Spices

Mulling Spices

Yield: 16 ounces
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
A combination of warming spices makes the perfect mulling spice, for cider or wine.

Instructions

  1. Put nutmeg in a ziploc bag, between folded towels and pound with hammer or meat tenderizer until it is broken into small pieces.
  2. Combine all ingredients and mix well to combine
  3. Distribute among gifting jars and attach label or recipe to each jar.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 16 Serving Size: 2 tablespoons
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 33 Total Fat: 1g Saturated Fat: 0g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 0g Cholesterol: 0mg Sodium: 12mg Carbohydrates: 9g Fiber: 5g Sugar: 0g Protein: 1g

This mulling spices recipe makes almost 16 ounces, so I divided it between 2 almost 8 ounces jars.

I used my Weck Jars (you know I love those Weck Jars!) and attached a label (I used Avery Labels 22808) to the lid which gives guidance on how to use the mulling spices. Here is a PDF of the labels I made in case you would like to use them as well…  Mulling Spices

Mulling Spices with Mulling Ball

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Bookmark this page or Pin the following image if you think you'd like to prepare Mulling Spices as a gift this holiday.This warming and aromatic Mulling Spices Recipe is so easy to mix up! Divide among jars, attach the provided label and you have much appreciated gifts for holiday giving.

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4 Comments

  1. Patti

    December 12, 2018 at 10:43 am

    We were just talking about mulled wine last weekend. It seems to show up this time of year. I love this gift idea and am a huge fan of Weck Jars. You’ve probably seen them all over my website. I also like to make edible gifts, especially this time of year but I haven’t this year outside of cookies. This may be the one. ♥

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    • lynn

      December 19, 2018 at 8:29 am

      I hope you enjoy it! And I do love all the spices of mulling cider and wine, if only because my home smells so wonderful!

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  2. Carole West

    December 12, 2018 at 12:12 pm

    I’ve discovered oui yogurt and the jars are piling up and because jars can be so useful I seem to be collecting them without even thinking about it. This spice would be a great idea to reuse those jars and then just figure out a cover for a fun presentation. After I finish my workbench project I may have to ponder this a little more. Great idea!

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    • lynn

      December 19, 2018 at 8:27 am

      ABSOLUTELY!!! I haven’t had the oui yet…but guess I ought to. And how is that workbench coming?

      Merry Christmas my friend!

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