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Orange Twister

Photo: Travis Rathbone
Prep time 3 mins
Cook time 6 mins
Yield Serves: 6 (serving size: 5.5 oz)
An orange simple syrup adds a hint of citrusy flavor to our Orange Twister. We top the cocktail with bubbly and an orange peel.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 7 orange peels
  • 1 teaspoon fennel seeds
  • 1 (750-ml) bottle prosecco

Nutrition Information

  • calories 151
  • fat 0.0 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • monofat 0.0 g
  • polyfat 0.0 g
  • protein 0.0 g
  • carbohydrate 19 g
  • fiber 0.0 g
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg
  • iron 0.0 mg
  • sodium 0.0 mg
  • calcium 0.0 mg

How to Make It

  1. Make syrup: Simmer together water, sugar, 1 orange peel, and fennel seeds (3 minutes). Cool.

  2. Add 1 tsp syrup to each of 6 glasses. Top with prosecco and orange peel garnish.