Spanish Oranges in Wine


Spanish Oranges in Wine

From: BarbryT
Prep Time: 30 Mins Total Time: 30 Mins


  • 5 oranges
  • 5 ounces red wine, maybe a nice rioja
  • 2 cloves
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 cup whipped cream


  1. Peel 4 of the oranges, removing skin and all pith; cut into thin round slices. Remove seeds.
  2. Squeeze one of the oranges, reserving both juice and zest/thin peel.
  3. Place the peel and juice from the orange, the cloves, the cinnamon stick and the sugar in a pan and heat slowly for 15 to 20 minutes.
  4. After the flavorings have infused into the juice and reduced somewhat, remove the orange peel, cloves and cinnamon stick from the liquid and add the wine – continue heating for a few minutes.
  5. Place the orange slices in a serving dish and pour the liquid over the oranges – refrigerate before serving.
  6. Garnish with whipped cream sprinked with a bit of cinnamon.