Monday, November 13, 2006

LEMON ~ ORANGE MULLED WINE

HUBBARD LAKE SNOW ~

LEMON ~ ORANGE MULLED WINE

1 cup water

1/2 cup sugar

juice and peel of 1 orange

juice and peel of 1 lemon

3 cinnamon sticks

12 cloves

2 bottles red wine

1/2 cup Cognac

Simmer water, sugar, cinnamon and cloves for 10 minutes. Add juice of orange and lemon plus orange and lemon peel. Steep for 10 minutes and strain. Add wine and warm gently. For added punch, pour in Cognac. Ladle into cup or glass and serve with cinnamon stick.