Glühwein

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A classic winter drink
Grandpa's Gluhwine recipe
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This traditional recipe was made by my great-grandfather in Transylvania using his homemade wine and was added to my family's cookbook by my grandpa, John Menyes. It's the perfect cozy winter drink.

4
Servings
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • White wine, preferably Riesling
  • Sugar, to taste
  • Cinnamon sticks

Directions

Heat the wine, but do not bring to a boil.

Remove from heat.

Add sugar and cinnamon sticks and cover; let steep for 20 minutes. Serve warm.

Wine Shopping Tip

Choose a wine that you would drink. If you wouldn't drink it on its own, you shouldn't cook with it.

Wine Cooking Tip

After cooking steak, you can use red wine to de-glaze the pan.