Homemade Apple Cider

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This beverage is so rich and delicious, it’s like have warm apple pie in a glass!


2c Apple juice or cider
1T Brown sugar (packed) 
½T Maple syrup
¼tsp Pumpkin pie spice 
1tsp Butter 
Cinnamon stick for stirring  (optional)
Whipped cream

Pour apple juice/cider into a medium saucepan and heat on a low setting for about 2 minutes. Stir in brown sugar, maple syrup and pumpkin pie spice. Heat until steam rises out of the pot (do not boil), and the sugar has melted (about 3 minutes). Remove from heat and add butter, stirring until melted.
Pour cider into heat-proof cups, top with whipped cream, and serve with a cinnamon stick. 

This delicious recipe makes 4 – 1/2 c servings.

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