• prep: 10 min
  • cook: 20 min
  • total: 30 min
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  • Summary

    The bright cherry flavor of kirsch gives this spiced holiday favorite a fruity kick.

    Ingredients

    • 8 whole cloves
    • 4 whole black peppercorns
    • 4 (3- by 1/2-inch) strips fresh lemon zest
    • 4 (4- by 1/2-inch) strips fresh orange zest
    • 4 cups dry red wine (from two 750-ml bottles)
    • 1/2 cup kirsch or other cherry-flavored brandy
    • 1 1/2 cups water
    • 3/4 cup sugar
    • 1 (3-inch) cinnamon stick
    • 1 vanilla bean, halved lengthwise
    • Garnish: cinnamon sticks
    • a 4-inch square of cheesecloth; kitchen string

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 232 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 3 g 4.79%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 8.52%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 10 mg 3.3%
    • Sodium: 85 mg 3.55%
    • Calcium: 172 mg 17.18%
    • Potassium: 179 mg 5.1%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 16.19%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 31 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 6.8%
    • Sugar: 18 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 10 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 9.74%
    • Vitamin C 14.68%
    • Vitamin D 6%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol1
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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