Sparkling White Winter Sangria

Sparkling White Winter Sangria IMAGE Author: Canadian Living Credits: Sparkling White Winter Sangria IMAGE

Sweet spices, winter fruit and sparkling white wine give this sangria a nod to the holiday season. For a pretty garnish, add a star anise to each glass before pouring in the sangria.

  • Portion size 8 servings
  • Credits : Canadian Living Magazine: January 2016

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup frozen cranberries
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 3 anise
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 1 apple cored and thinly sliced
  • 1 pear cored and thinly sliced
  • pinch salt
  • 3 clementines peeled and cut in segments
  • 1/3 cup orange-flavoured liqueur
  • 1/4 teaspoon aromatic bitters
  • 2 cups ice cubes
  • 1 bottle (750 ml) sparkling wine

Method

Place cranberries in heatproof bowl. In small saucepan, bring sugar, star anise, cinnamon sticks and 1/2 cup water to boil, stirring frequently; pour over cranberries. Let cool completely.

In pitcher, combine cranberry mixture, apple, pear and salt. Let stand for 2 hours, stirring twice. Stir in clementines, orange-flavoured liqueur and bitters. Add ice cubes; pour in sparkling wine. Serve immediately.

Nutritional facts per each of 8 servings : about

  • Fibre 2 g
  • Sodium 7 mg
  • Sugars 24 g
  • Calories 203.0
  • Potassium 161 mg
  • Cholesterol 0 mg
  • Total carbohydrate 27 g

%RDI

  • Iron 3.0
  • Fibre 0.0
  • Folate 4.0
  • Sodium 0.0
  • Sugars 0.0
  • Calcium 2.0
  • Protein 0.0
  • Calories 0.0
  • Total fat 0.0
  • Vitamin A 0.0
  • Vitamin C 27.0
  • Potassium 0.0
  • Cholesterol 0.0
  • Saturated fat 0.0
  • Total carbohydrate 0.0
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