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Mulled Wine Sangria

Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Jan Gautro
Yield 8 servings (serving size: 1 cup)
You'll love the heady flavors in this version of the classic Spanish drink. It's a good make-ahead option for entertaining; add the club soda just before serving.

Ingredients

  • 1 (750-milliliter) bottle merlot or other red wine, chilled and divided
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1 sachet Mulling Spice Blend
  • 1/2 cup fresh orange juice (about 1 large orange)
  • 1 (16-ounce) bag frozen unsweetened strawberries
  • 1/2 orange, thinly sliced and cut in half
  • 1 (12-ounce) can club soda

Nutrition Information

  • calories 143
  • caloriesfromfat 1 %
  • fat 0.1 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • monofat 0.0 g
  • polyfat 0.1 g
  • protein 0.5 g
  • carbohydrate 18.7 g
  • fiber 1.4 g
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg
  • iron 0.9 mg
  • sodium 14 mg
  • calcium 24 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine 1 cup wine, sugar, and sachet in a small saucepan; bring to a simmer. Cook 5 minutes. Remove from heat; cool. Discard sachet. Pour mixture into a pitcher; add remaining 3 cups wine. Chill thoroughly. Add juice, strawberries, orange slices, and club soda.