Please Pass the Sangria!

Is there anything quite as refreshing as a cool glass of Sangria on a hot summer evening? Try this white wine version I recently concocted for a studio party. It’s delicious!

Sangria is not an exact science. Try experimenting on your own with various fruits and sweeteners….the combinations are endless. And let us know if you come up with your own signature Sangria!

Sparkling White Sangria
Makes 8 servings

1 bottle white wine (such as Chardonnay, Reisling, or Chablis)
1/2 cup superfine sugar
1/4 cup orange brandy (such as Cointreau or Grand Marnier)
2 plums, pitted and sliced
1 peach, pitted and sliced
1 mango, peeled and sliced
2 cans (12 ounces each) club soda or seltzer
fresh mint

• In large pitcher, stir together wine, sugar and brandy until sugar is dissolved. Add fruit. Cover and chill for at least an hour (the longer the better!)

• Just before serving, stir in club soda. Serve over ice with mint. Sip!

Cathy

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4 Comments

Filed under Drinks, Entertaining, Foodies, Fruit, Holidays, Vegetarian

4 responses to “Please Pass the Sangria!

  1. Sara Grambusch

    That jar of sangria looks like it would make a beautiful wax candle 🙂

  2. I also love the idea of white wine as red wine always gives me a headache. Going to give it a try.

  3. Love the idea of white sangria! Sounds deee-lish!

  4. poeticchronicles

    Mouthwatering as usual! And I like the originality of the white wine instead of red!

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