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Glühwein

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.

Ready in
25 m
5 m
(prepare time)
20 m
(cook time)
4
Servings

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.