From Holly Roberts, partner and beverage director of New York’s Amalia.
Published: July 12, 2010
Bring water to a boil. Add spices and continue to boil for 15 minutes. Strain water from spices. Discard spices and allow water to cool. Add arak and red wine. Stir and serve over ice. Garnish with a small cinnamon stick. Makes 6 servings