Cointreau, orange juice, red wine, and club soda are the key ingredients to this special occasion cocktail.
1/2 cup Cointreau
1/2 cup fresh orange juice
1/4 cup sugar
1 small grapefruit, thinly sliced
1 orange, thinly sliced
1 (1-inch) piece fresh ginger, peeled and sliced
1 (750-milliliter) bottle light-bodied red wine, such as Beaujolais
20 ounces club soda, chilled
How to Make It
Combine first 3 ingredients in a large pitcher, stirring until sugar begins to dissolve. Quarter the grapefruit slices to make triangles; add to pitcher with orange slices, ginger slices, and wine. Cover and chill at least 8 hours or overnight.
Add club soda to pitcher just before serving; stir gently.