This delicious Red Sangria recipe is easy to personalize to suit any taste. Fresh fruit and spices are combined with a bottle of dry red wine for a rich and flavorful treat. Prep time is only 5 minutes, and chill time 4 hours, making it the perfect refresher for any occasion!
HOW TO PREPARE:
To make this delicious sangria, pour the bottle of dry red wine into a large pitcher.
Then, add ½ to 1 cup of freshly squeezed orange juice, ¼ cup of orange liqueur (optional), and 2 tablespoons of brandy (also optional).
Next, add thinly sliced fruit of your choice.
Add in any spices you wish.
Stir all the contents in the pitcher and chill in the refrigerator for at least 3 hours.
Afterward, just before serving, stir again and pour into glasses with ice cubes and fruit slices.
This sangria can be kept, covered, in the refrigerator for up to 2 days.
Each 140 calorie serving of this delicious sangria makes an unforgettable refresher any time of day or night. The flexible ingredients make it easy to tailor the recipe to suit any special occasion and the flavors blend beautifully over time.
Q: How much time is required to make this recipe?
A: This delicious sangria requires minimal preparation time of only 5 minutes. The flavors will blend beautifully together given the appropriate chill time of 4 hours.
Q: Is it necessary to add the optional liqueur and brandy?
A: It is entirely up to the chef. The liqueur and brandy are added for added flavor, but are not absolutely necessary to make this recipe.
Q: Is this recipe appropriate for special occasions?
A: Absolutely! Sangria is the perfect refresher for any occasion, since you can customize the ingredients to your like and influence the flavors to suit any theme.