Homemade “Glühwein” Recipe: All you need is…

There is no time of the year, where being surrounded by the people that we love is more cherished than around Christmas. The most beautiful moments in life are shared with others. – Like a good warming drink! What is more wonderful than ringing in Christmas with a homemade “Glühwein” and winterly spices. Find a recipe for mulled wine below, the German national drink around Christmas time. Sometimes all you need is “Good hearts & Glühwein”…



Ingredients (2 persons)

  • 1 bottle of red wine
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  •  2 tbsp. brown sugar
  • 4 cloves
  • Pinch of cardamom
  • 1 slice of orange


Heat the red wine in a big pot (Don`t let it boil). Add the brown sugar and stir well. Add the cloves, orange slice and cinnamon. Let the wine steep with spices for about 30 minutes. Taste and add more sugar if needed. Serve the hot wine with a scoop into cups.

Happy Holidays!