Orange Twister

Orange Twister Photo: Travis Rathbone


  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 7 orange peels
  • 1 teaspoon fennel seeds
  • 1 (750-ml) bottle prosecco


1. Make syrup: Simmer together water, sugar, 1 orange peel, and fennel seeds (3 minutes). Cool.

2. Add 1 tsp syrup to each of 6 glasses. Top with prosecco and orange peel garnish.

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  • An orange simple syrup adds a hint of citrusy flavor to our Orange Twister. We top the cocktail with bubbly and an orange peel.
  • Yield: Serves: 6 (serving size: 5.5 oz)

Nutritional Information

Calories per serving: 151
Fat per serving: 0.0g
Saturated fat per serving: 0.0g
Monounsaturated fat per serving: 0.0g
Polyunsaturated fat per serving: 0.0g
Protein per serving: 0.0g
Carbohydrate per serving: 19g
Fiber per serving: 0.0g
Cholesterol per serving: 0.0mg
Iron per serving: 0.0mg
Sodium per serving: 0.0mg
Calcium per serving: 0.0mg

Good to Know

Keep spirits bright by making drinks with sparkling wine to lower calories.