December 14, 2018
Catriona Smart’s Mulled Wine Sangria
Batch-mix this signature cocktail ahead of time for easy pouring, and be sure to make extra because there’s nothing worse than running out.
Yield: Makes 6 to 8 drinks
- In a medium pot, combine wine, zest, cinnamon sticks and sugar, and reduce by a little less than half.
- For one drink, take 3 oz. wine reduction, 1⁄2 oz. cognac, 3⁄4 oz. Cointreau, a splash of cranberry and orange juices, and shake with ice.
- Add cranberries to glass, strain drink over top, and garnish with orange slice and cinnamon stick. Or, add cognac and Cointreau to wine reduction, and serve warm.