If you're looking for a lower calorie drink, I've got one you just have to try! It's a mulled wine that uses red wine, lemon peel, orange peel, nutmeg, cloves, honey and ginger for a spicy-sweet holiday flavor!
2 bottles red wine
1 lemon - just the peels
1 orange - just the peels
2 cinnamon sticks
½ tablespoon whole cloves
½ tablespoon fresh ginger, sliced
½ tablespoon nutmeg
2 tablespoon honey or agave
1 liter sparkling water
Feel free to add whatever fruit and spices you'd like - the possibilities are endless.
1. Pour your favorite wine into a large sauce pan. Add lemon peels, orange peels, cinnamon, cloves, ginger, and nutmeg. Simmer on medium-low for 10 minutes.
2. Remove from heat and stir in honey and sparkling water. Enjoy (responsibly :)