How To Make Homemade Mulling Spices

  • Mulling spices are very easy to make so there's no excuse not to have some around your house come holiday time. Homemade mulling spices also make a wonderful hostess gift. Simply and make up a batch or two and package a few sachets inside a mason jar wrapped in a beautiful ribbon.

    Use these homemade mulling spices to make this recipe for mulled wine, as well! Happy Holidays!

    Homemade Mulling Spices and Mulled Wine Recipe

    Mulling spices are very easy to make; perfect for holiday gifts or entertaining!

    Prep Time:
    Servings: 2 spice sachets


    • oranges: peel from 2
    • nutmeg, crushed: 1 whole
    • cinnamon sticks: 4
    • whole cloves: 3/4 teaspoon
    • allspice berries: 15
    • star anise: 2
    • cardamom pods: 6


    Toss all of the ingredients together in a medium bowl. Divide mixture in half and place into small spice sachets or cheesecloth tied with a string. Store in an airtight container until ready to use.