Smoking Bishop
CATEGORY: Beverages- Alcoholic
At the end of A Christmas Carol, a reformed Scrooge proposes that he and Bob Cratchit will discuss all that Scrooge will do for Bob’s family later that afternoon “over a bowl of Smoking Bishop”.
PREP TIME: 15 minutes
5 unpeeled sweet oranges
1 large unpeeled grapefruit
1/2 cup sugar
30 whole cloves
2 bottles red wine
1 bottle ruby port
Cinnamon stick for garnish

Stud oranges and grapefruit with cloves and bake in 350 degree oven until skins are browned. Quarter fruit and place in a heavy saucepan with wine and sugar. Heat to dissolve sugar and warm for 1 hour, making sure mixture doesn't boil. Add port and heat until the mixture is hot, but not boiling. Squeeze the juices out of the fruit and discard peels.  Serve warm, garnished with a cinnamon stick.