*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                         WINE OF SPICE AND SURPRISE
 
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 Serving Size  : 6    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Beverages
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    2                    Bottles red wine
      3/4   c            Honey
    1       t            Ground pepper
      1/4   ts           Saffron
      1/2   ts           Pounded mastic (optional)
    2                    Bay leaves
    4                    Pitted dates
 
   1) Pour the wine, honey, pepper, saffron, mastic
   (optional), and bay leaves into a large jar which has
   a tight fitting lid. Stir well. 2) Mash the dates with
   your fingers, and add to the wine mixture. Seal and
   refrigerate for 1 day. 3) Pour the punch into a punch
   bowl, and serve in individual glasses, cups, or
   goblets.
  
 
 
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