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Roasted Cherry Sangria
- 1 pound cherries, pitted and sliced in half
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- 1 750 ml bottle red zinfandel
- 5 ounces cherry flavored liqueur
- 1 orange, thinly sliced
- 1 750 ml bottle sparkling rose wine
- mint or basil leaves
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Place cherries in an oven proof baking dish and sprinkle with sugar. Roast the cherries for 35-40 minutes. Allow to cool completely.
- Combine the red zinfandel and liqueur in a pitcher with the roasted cherries and any remaining juice. Add orange slices and refrigerate for 3 hours or up to overnight.
- Serve over ice, top with a hefty pour of the rose wine and garnish with mint or basil leaves. Cheers!