Red Wine Sangria

Real Simple
Red Wine SangriaRecipe
Photo: Maura McEvoy
Combine lemonade, fresh fruit, and a bottle of red wine for a colorful summertime drink. Sangria is great for entertaining because you can mix up a pitcher and be done.
Makes 7 servings (serving size: 7 ounces)


+ Add To Shopping List
1 bottle Rioja or other light- or medium-bodied red wine
2 cups lemonade
2 tablespoons sugar
1 ounce (2 tablespoons) brandy, optional
1 navel orange, thinly sliced
1/2 pint large, plump blackberries
1 cup club soda


Combine bottle of wine, lemonade, sugar, and brandy (if using) in a large pitcher and stir to dissolve sugar. Add fruit and pour in club soda. Refrigerate for 1 hour or more before serving to allow fruit to macerate and sweeten sangria. Serve in tall glasses filled with ice.

Created date

May 2004

Nutritional Information

Calcium 44 mg
Calories 139
Caloriesfromfat 0 %
Carbohydrate 18 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Fat 0 g
Fiber 1 g
Iron 1 mg
Protein 1 mg
Satfat 0 g
Sodium 9 mg