Treat family and friends this Bonfire Night with Gallo Family Vineyards Moscato Warming Autumn Punch. Adding a touch of decadence to Guy Fawkes Night get-togethers, this rich cocktail is a warming combination of citrus, honey, cinnamon and spices.
The perfect serve to toast Fireworks Night or cosy autumnal nights in with friends. Pair with toffee apples, hot dogs and freshly baked potatoes and have woolly scarves and gloves on hand to keep guests warm.
Gallo Family Vineyards Moscato Warm Autumn Punch
2 Bottles of Gallo Moscato
1/2 lemon, 1/2 orange & 4 kumquats
1 tablespoon of honey
1/3 to 1/2 cup sugar
6 whole cloves & 6 whole allspice
2 cinnamon sticks
Twist of orange zest and a star anise, to serve
Thinly slice the lemon, orange, and kumquats, discarding seeds. Quarter the orange slices. Put fruit in a 4- to 5-quart pan. Add honey, sugar, cloves, and allspice. With a knife, cut the cinnamon sticks lengthwise into thinner strips. Add cinnamon and 2 cups water to pan; bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce heat and boil gently for 5 minutes. Pour wine into hot citrus base and heat until steaming, about 8 minutes. Serve in a Martini glass with a twist of orange zest and a star anise, to serve.
Gallo Moscato has an RRP of £6.99 and is available from UK retailers including ASDA, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons and Co-op. For more information please visit www.gallofamily.co.uk or Facebook page www.facebook.com/GalloFamilyVineyardsUK