Hot Buttered Cider- The Virgin or Sinner

October 16, 2014

Author Notes: Hot buttered cider with spices and optional honey whiskey. Make that a virgin or sinner, whichever you prefer.Concetta Smith

Serves: 4-5


  • 5 cups apple cider
  • 4 tablespoons real butter
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 3 ounces Jack Daniels Tennessee Honey Whiskey - optional
  • 6 star anise for garnish- add last to mixture
In This Recipe


  1. Mix everything except the start anise together in a pot on medium high heat. Stir until the butter melts and just before it comes to a boil. Turn to low heat and simmer, add the star anise. Serve hot.

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