Orange Twister

An orange simple syrup adds a hint of citrusy flavor to our Orange Twister. We top the cocktail with bubbly and an orange peel.

Yield:

Serves: 6 (serving size: 5.5 oz)

Recipe Time

Prep: 3 Minutes
Cook: 6 Minutes

Nutritional 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

Ingredients

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

Preparation

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.

Note:

Sarah Copeland,

December 2012