ZARI Spiced Winter Warmer
Bubbly bubble - brew up a cauldron of ZARI Sparkling red with this fragrant festive infusion of cinnamon, cloves, star anise and citrus, for a classic winter beverage or chilled as a sundeck sun downer. The aromatic spices complement the underlying aroma of ZARI’s fruit-of-the-vine origins and add spice to any day or night occasion.Ingredients:
- 3 cinnamon sticks
- A small handfuls of cloves
- 15 black peppercorns
- Star anise
- Knob of ginger
- Lemon and orange slices
- 750ml bottle of ZARI Ruby
Bring all ingredients to boil in a small pot, then turn down to a simmer.
Allow to cool to slightly. Ladle into glasses. TIP: Place metal spoon in the glass to absorb heat when pouring hot liquid into glass. If serving cold decant into a jug ready to serve when chilled, garnished with spiced orange slices and fragrant cinnamon stirrers.Food pairing suggestions:
Ideal with canapés and savoury finger snacks such as salted popcorn and a selection of tangy cheeses, pickles and crackers. A mulled drink and a plate of mince pies dusted with icing snow is a classic Christmas combo to invoke the festive spirit. Just perfect to toast to all life’s special moments.