Mulled Wine Spritzer
Try this fizzy mulled wine cocktail as a fun twist on the traditional Christmas hot drink. It's lighter, sparkling and delicious.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
- 1 bottle red wine
- 2/3 cup (150ml) water
- 4 tbsp brown sugar
- 1 cinnamon stick
- 4 cloves
- 1 orange quartered
- Sprite/7 Up ie UK fizzy lemonade
- raspberries frozen
Add the wine, water, sugar, cinnamon, cloves and orange to a large saucepan and heat but don’t allow it to boil. Reduce the heat and simmer for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Strain it over a bowl to remove all the ‘bits’. Allow to cool.
Add ice and frozen raspberries to a tall glass, then fill halfway with the cooled mulled wine. Top up with fizzy lemonade.
Calories: 148kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Sodium: 8mg | Potassium: 208mg | Sugar: 10g | Vitamin A: 50IU | Vitamin C: 11.6mg | Calcium: 31mg | Iron: 0.7mg