Try out these Christmas Winter Warmers Recipes

The Conservatory at Painshill is situated in the beautiful landscape of Painshill Park, where many guests enjoy winter walks through the grounds. The Events Team have decided to put together some winter warmer recipes to keep you hydrated and warmed up for this winter.

Create’s Mulled Wine 

The scent of mulled wine drifting through the air is guaranteed to get everyone in the Christmas spirit. Rich with the flavours of mulling spices and raisins, this traditional tipple is the ultimate indulgence. Here’s how you can make it yourself:

Ingredients

2 bottles of red wine
2 clementines
1 lemon
1 lime
200 g caster sugar
3 fresh bay leaves
1 whole nutmeg
6 whole cloves
2 cardamom pods
1 stick cinnamon
1 vanilla pod
2 star anise

Winter Warmer Recipes - The Conservatory at Painshill in Surrey

Hot Buttered Rum

Yes, this is as decadent as it sounds! It’s rich, creamy, and beautifully warming, and it will be just what you need after a few hours in the cold. There are dozens of variations on the drink, but the recipe below is the one we enjoy best!

Ingredients

60ml honey
130g brown sugar
110g unsalted butter
Ground cinnamon
Ground nutmeg
Ground cloves
180ml spiced rum
470ml water

Winter Warmer Recipes - The Conservatory at Painshill in Surrey

Hot honey, lemon and vodka

On cold, sick days, there was nothing better than a cup of lemon tea with honey. By adding vodka, you get the perfect kick!

Ingredients

1 lemon
1 tbsp honey
30ml vodka
470ml water

Winter Warmer Recipes - The Conservatory at Painshill in Surrey

Nutella Hot Chocolate

This comforting chocolatey decadence is as close as you could get to drinking Nutella in liquid form.

Ingredients

¼ cup plus 2 teaspoons (3oz/85g) Nutella

1 tablespoon (½ oz / 14g) semisweet chocolate chips or chopped chocolate
½ teaspoon (or 1 teaspoon if you like it extra thick) cornstarch
Pinch of salt
1 cup milk (any fat content; we use whole)

Winter Warmer Recipes - The Conservatory at Painshill in Surrey

Cranberry Apple Cider Punch

This sweet blend is made from apple cider, cranberry, orange and lemon juices, and sparkling wine or grape juice. Garnish with apples, oranges, and dried cranberries.

Ingredients

 6 cups apple cider
2 cups cranberry juice
1 cup orange juice
½ cup fresh lemon juice
1 bottle sparkling grape juice or sparkling wine
slices of apples, oranges, and dried cranberries (for garnish)

Winter Warmer Recipes - The Conservatory at Painshill in Surrey

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