Ruby Red Wine Punch

1
Susan Feliciano

By
@frenchtutor

My parents served a similar punch at their 25th wedding anniversary party. They used my father's homemade Sparkling Burgundy.
This is very good, so if you have guests under 21 or who don't imbibe, be sure to make some with one of the dealcoholized red wines. Sutter Home Fre has some good ones.

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Serves:
12-14 4-oz servings
Prep:
2 Hr
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

3/4 c
spring water
3/4 c
sugar
6
inches stick cinnamon
1 tsp
whole cloves
1 dash(es)
sea salt
3 c
burgundy wine, chilled (or any sweet red wine)
3 c
cranberry-apple juice, chilled
mint leaves or lemon peel twists

Step-By-Step

1In saucepan, combine water, sugar, cinnamon, cloves, and salt; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer 10 minutes. Strain out spices and chill liquid, about 2 hours.
2Combine chilled mixture with wine and cranberry-apple juice in punch bowl. Garnish with mint leaves or lemon peel twists if desired.

About Ruby Red Wine Punch

Course/Dish: Punches, Other Drinks
Main Ingredient: Coffee/Tea/Beverage
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom