This festive vodka creation by Jeremy Oertel is cause for celebration thanks to the additions of red wine, spiced pear liqueur and maple syrup.
- 1 1/2 ounces Elit by Stolichnaya vodka
- 1 1/2 ounces dry red wine
- 1/2 ounce St. George spiced pear liqueur
- 1/4 ounce lemon juice, freshly squeezed
- 1/4 ounce maple syrup
- Seltzer, chilled, to top
- Garnish: pear fan
- Garnish: grated nutmeg
Add all ingredients except seltzer to a stemless wine glass over ice.
Top with the seltzer and stir briefly and gently to combine.
Garnish with a pear fan and grated nutmeg.