The summer means it’s time to break out the sangria recipes and enjoy a refreshing drink with family and friends. This Fresh and Fruity Summer Sangria Recipe is great for a summer BBQ or a relaxing afternoon on the patio. It is easy to make and bursting with the flavors of fresh fruit and white wine.
- 1 bottle white wine
- 1/2 cup orange juice
- 1/4 cup brandy
- 1/4 cup triple sec
- 1 orange, sliced
- 1 lemon, sliced
- 1 lime, sliced
- 1 cup strawberries, sliced
- 1 cup raspberries
- 1 cup sparkling water
- In a large pitcher, mix the white wine, orange juice, brandy, and triple sec.
- Add the sliced orange, lemon, and lime to the mixture.
- Add the sliced strawberries and raspberries.
- Cover the pitcher and refrigerate for at least 2 hours, or overnight.
- Before serving, add the sparkling water to the pitcher.
- Give the sangria a quick stir and serve over ice.
This recipe is easy to customize based on your preferences. Some variations to try include:
- Use a bottle of rosé instead of white wine for a different flavor.
- Add in some chopped pineapple for a tropical twist.
- Use different types of berries, such as blueberries or blackberries, to mix up the flavors.
- Swap out the sparkling water for lemon-lime soda to add a little bit of sweetness.
This Fresh and Fruity Summer Sangria Recipe is the perfect addition to any summer gathering. With fresh fruit and white wine, it is light and refreshing, perfect for sipping on a warm day. Serve over ice and enjoy!