Ragdale Hall’s mulled wine recipe

Dec 03, 2020
Posted in: Featured, Food & Drink   Posted by: Ragdale Hall Spa

The familiar aroma of mulled wine can mean only one thing: Christmas is officially here.

Serves 6


Red wine (750ml bottle)

1 orange, cut into slices – (place some aside to garnish)

3 cinnamon sticks – (place some aside to garnish)

6 cloves, whole

80g honey

100ml brandy



Combine all ingredients in a medium saucepan and place over a medium heat. Bring to a simmer, then reduce the heat slightly. Simmer gently over a low heat for 10 minutes.

Taste as you go, adding more honey or spices if needed.

Serve warm and garnish with orange slices and cinnamon sticks.


Mulled fruit punch

 If you’re the designated driver, or just opting for the healthier option, we also have a non-alcoholic version just for you!


Serves 10


750ml red grape juice

750ml orange juice

500ml cranberry juice

2 large oranges, cut into slices – (place some aside to garnish)

3 cinnamon sticks

6 cloves

80g honey



Pour the fruit juices into a large pan and combine with the sliced oranges, cinnamon sticks and cloves and place over a medium heat. Stir gently and bring to a simmer, then reduce to a low-medium heat. Then, stir in the honey until it’s fully mixed. Serve the mulled punch warm and garnish with the leftover orange slices and cinnamon sticks.

One response to “Ragdale Hall’s mulled wine recipe”

  1. Jackie berry says:

    Just read your recipes. Looks fab. Will defo. Be trying them. Just want to say I know how hard it’s been for all of u this year. It must be awful for all the staff. Such an amazing place and lovely staff. I’ve actually re booked to come in September and CANT wait. Surly it will be ok by then. ? Hopefully. I think what u are doing re. The info and recipes is really great. CANT wait to see more of them. Well done to who came up with that idea. I let u go now lolol. But CANT wait to get back there to see u all agsin and enjoy my three days. (Even if it is wishing another year away quickly. ). Please take care all of you. And stay healthy and safe. Very best wishes for a really good Xmas and new year JACKIE XXXXX

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