1oz Tom’s Foolery Applejack
1oz spiced red wine reduction*
1/4 oz fine strained lemon juice
3oz soda water
Combine all ingredients except the soda and water into a mixing tin with ice. Shake until well chilled. Strain into a wineglass over fresh ice. Top with soda water. Garnish with your favorite fruits and spices such as orange, cinnamon, and star anise.
*Spiced Wine Reduction Recipe
Combine one bottle of juicy red wine with 2 cups sugar, 3 cinnamon sticks and a sprinkling of clove and nutmeg to taste. Add citrus peels if you desire. Simmer in love for 10-15 minutes until the flavors are well integrated. Let cool, strain and refrigerate.