The Best Sangria Recipe

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This sangria recipe is the perfect summer drink. Enjoy the delightful mix of the various fresh fruits and wine. This sangria is designed to quench your thirst while you relax and enjoy the moment.

Are you looking for something unique to serve for a brunch, party, or other get-together? The variety of fresh fruit makes this a special sangria. It’s different than the sangria you usually drink. The combination of oranges, lemons, peaches, and plums is so refreshing. It’s a delicious drink! This sangria will definitely be a crowd pleaser.


Wine Suggestions: Sangria is a traditional Spanish drink. I’d recommend using a dry Spanish wine. Suggestions would include Borsao Tres Picos Garnacha from Spain, R. Lopez de Heredia Rioja Vina Tondonia Reserva Tempranillo from Rioja, Spain, or Bodegas Muriel Reserva another Tempranillo from Rioja, Spain


Ingredients for this beverage:
3 tablespoons sugar
3 tablespoons spiced dark rum
3 tablespoons orange liquer)
1 orange (sliced)
1 lemon (sliced)
2 ripe peaches (sliced)
3 ripe plums (sliced)
2 cinnamon sticks
1 bottle Spanish red wine
Sparkling soda water

Instructions for this beverage:
1. Add to a punch bowl (or other large bowl): sugar, rum, orange liqueur, fruits, and cinnamon sticks. Mix together.
2. Stir in the bottle of wine.
3. Chill in the refrigerator for approximately four to eight hours before serving or even overnight.
4. Discard cinnamon sticks. Spoon fruits into glasses. Pour the spiced wine over the fruit. Top with a splash of soda water.

Makes 8 glasses.

There are so many different versions of Sangria out there. This sangria recipe is my favorite. Everyone I serve this special drink to is impressed with the abundance of fresh fruit as well as its delicious favor. This recipe does take a little more effort than most, but it’s definitely worth the effort! If it’s not sweet enough for you, add a little simple syrup or agave nectar.

*Tip: Experiment with different fruits. Adjust the amount of wine and fruit to suit your tastes.


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