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Healthy cranberry wassail in a cup garnished with cinnamon and a lemon wedge.

Healthy Cranberry Wassail

This cranberry wassail recipe with apple, citrus, warm spices, and tangy cranberry is the holidays in a cup! It's also healthy - non alcoholic & sugar free.


  • 1 quart apple juice
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice fresh squeezed
  • 1 cup fresh cranberries
  • 1 tbsp fresh ginger grated
  • 2 sticks cinnamon
  • 6 whole cloves
  • 1 pinch nutmeg


  1. Add all ingredients into a large pot or crock pot. Heat gently.

  2. Allow wassail to simmer for at least one hour for flavors to meld together. It can be simmered up to 4 hours. 

  3. Strain before serving.

  4. Leftovers can be refrigerated and reheated.