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 Recipes: Non-Alcoholic Drinks - Great for the Holidays

Recipes from Richmond Chef, Dale Reitzer

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Non-Alcoholic Drinks - Great for the Holidays

Hot Buttered Asian Cider
Serves 2

16 oz. Unfiltered apple cider
1 t. Chinese 5 spice
2 T. Honey
2 t. Unsalted butter, cut into small pieces

Put cider in a saucepan with the honey and Chinese 5 spice and bring to a boil. Simmer for 1 minute. Take off the heat and put in the unsalted butter. Stir until the butter melts and serve.

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Serves 4

4 oz. Orange juice
4 oz. Cranberry juice
2 Slices Lime, Lemon, Orange (each)
4-6 Fresh cranberries (optional)
1 bottle Alpenglow Classic Blush Sparkling Apple cider

Place orange juice, cranberry juice and fruit slices into a pitcher. Add ice and pour whole bottle of sparkling apple cider over the rest of the ingredients. Stir with a spoon and serve in wineglasses.

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Apple Mimosa
Serves 1

1/2 oz. Orange Juice
6 oz. Alpenglow Sparkling Apple Cider (original)

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