It’s the season for celebrating and entertaining! Wow your guests with this easy, flavorful, and festive sparkling cranberry orange sangria.
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This month, I chose to share one of my favorite holiday cocktails from Ali at Gimme Some Oven. This Sparkling Cranberry Orange Sangria is one that I have made and enjoyed for the past few years. It is a great cocktail to make for holiday entertaining. The combination of cranberry and orange is festive, sweet, and full of flavor. The addition of sparkling wine with its bubbly fizz makes it a little more fancy for the holidays!
I recently wanted to make it for a holiday get together, but when I went to the pin, I discovered that the recipe was no longer available. I needed to go from memory. With this inspiration pin and a little trial and error, I have a recipe that I am happy to serve at my next holiday get together and share with you!
For this recipe, you will need:
- fresh cranberries
- 1 sliced orange
- cinnamon sticks
- 1 cup of orange liqueur
- 2 cups of cranberry juice
- 1 bottle of sparkling wine
- In a large pitcher, combine cranberries and orange slices with orange liqueur and cranberry juice.
- Stir to combine.
- Let this combination sit for a few hours to allow the flavors to meld together.
- Just before you are ready to serve, add a bottle of chilled sparkling wine.
- Garnish with cinnamon sticks and orange slices.
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