Mock Toddy

1 (4-inch) piece of fresh ginger
2 apples
1 lime or lemon, peeled
Cinnamon stick
2 cloves
1 cup boiling water
Honey or agave nectar, to taste

1. Juice ginger, apples and lime/lemon.
2. Warm juice in microwave or over medium heat.
3. Add cinnamon stick and cloves; let the mixture stand for 2 minutes so the flavors can mingle.
4. Pour about 3/4 cup juice into serving mug; add boiling water to fill mug or to taste.
5. Sprinkle with pinch of nutmeg and add honey to desired sweetness.