Here at home, our favorite way to enjoy cider is mulled, served in pottery mugs and sitting around listening to a good story being read.
Mulled Cider Recipe
2 quarts cider
1 large cinnamon stick
zest of a lemon or orange
pinch of nutmeg, clove, and cinnamon. Add more of any of these to taste.
Heat all above in a saucepan until quite warm.