Summer Sangria Recipe

Below you'll find some easy sangria recipes which will help you to create the perfect summer night!

Sparkling Fruit Sangria, the how to is below (adapted from http://sallysbakingaddiction.com/2014/03/13/sparkling-fruit-sangria/)

Ingredients: 

  • 1 orange, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 lemon, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup blueberries
  • 1 cup raspberries
  • 10 large strawberries, sliced
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1 750ml bottle sweet white wine
  • 1 750ml bottle your favorite champagne

Directions:

Place all fruit and orange juice in a large pitcher or bowl, add wine and allow to sit in the refrigerator for 3 - 24 hours. Right before serving, add champagne.

Taste; if you'd like it to be sweeter, add 1/4 cup granulated sugar, honey, or agave. Serve and enjoy!

Enjoy!

Red Wine Sangria, the to is below (adopted by http://www.thekitchn.com/how-to-make-sangria-cooking-lessons-from-the-kitchn-203517#_)

What You Need:

  • bottle of red wine
  • orange liquor
  • brandy
  • fresh fruit

How to:

  • Slice the fruit and transfer it to a pitcher
  • Measure 1/2 of brandy and pour it over the fruit
  • Measure 1/4 cup of the orange liquor and pour it into the pitcher
  • Uncork the wine and pour it into the pitcher
  • Stir the liquor, wine, and fruit together
  • Cover the pitcher
  • Refrigerate the pitcher for 4 hours or overnight
  • When ready to serve, top off the sangria with sparkling water
  • Stir gently to combine
  • Taste and add more if desired
  • Scoop a few pieces of fruit into each glass when serving

Sip Away!