This fragrant wassail recipe was given to the sender from the wife of a man who was not only a good friend but who literally saved his life. He was born in Evanston, moved away, but is now living back in his hometown.
- 1 c. sugar
- 3 sticks cinnamon
- 12 whole cloves
- 3/4 c. fresh squeezed orange juice
- 1/4 c. lemon juice
- 1/2 c. grapefruit juice
- 2 c. apple juice
- Cook sugar in 2 cups of water with cinnamon and cloves for 5 minutes.
- Remove spices and add all juices except the apple juice.
- Mix the apple juice with 2 or 3 cups of water and add it to the mixture.
- Heat and serve.