Spiced Russian Apple Punch
A festive drink for cold winter days: Russian Apple Punch with small-cut apples and almond slivers. This will make you feel warm and fuzzy inside. Plus, the whole apartment will smell amazing!
Servings 2 cups
- 2 cups apple juice (make sure it's vegan)
- 1 tablespoon cloves
- 2 cinnamon sticks
- 5 crushed cardamom pods
- 1/4 cup apple (cut in small cubes)
- 2 tablespoons almond slivers
- 1/4 cup vodka *
In a big pot bring the apple juice, cloves, cinnamon stick, and crushed cardamom pods to a boil. Stir and let it simmer for about 20 minutes.
Remove the spices and add the vodka, apple cubes and almond slivers, let it simmer again for 5 minutes - until warm.
Divide the punch into two glasses and enjoy!
*If you don't know whether the alcohol you're using is vegan, you can always check on barnivore.
Calories: 277kcal | Carbohydrates: 39g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 5g | Sodium: 15mg | Potassium: 376mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 25g | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 110mg | Iron: 1.8mg