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The Best DIY Mulled Wine

The Best DIY Mulled Wine! It is incredibly easy to make and always SO cozy and delicious. Add as much, or as little, brandy and sugar as you like of course.

Course Drinks
Keyword drink, holiday, wine
Cook Time 20 minutes
Servings 4 -6
Author FraƮche


  • 1 bottle red wine (750mL)
  • 1/4-1/2 cup brandy
  • 1/4 cup fresh orange juice
  • 1/4 cup honey or sugar
  • 10 whole cloves
  • 6 star anise
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • dried or fresh oranges for garnish


  1. In a large saucepan over medium heat, add all ingredients and stir to combine.

  2. Bring to a simmer and reduce the heat to low. Simmer for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  3. Strain to remove the cinnamon, cloves and star anise. Pour into sugar-rimmed mugs and garnish with fresh or dried oranges and a cinnamon stick!