Zen Sangria

Zen SangriaRecipe
Photo: © Matthew Hranek
Kerry Simon's Asian-style sangria combines Sauvignon Blanc with green tea–flavored vodka, but it can be made with plain or citrus vodka as well.



Recipe from

Food & Wine


1 750-milliliter bottle dry white wine, such as Sauvignon Blanc
2 1/2 cups pomegranate juice, chilled
2 1/2 cups pear nectar, chilled
2 1/2 cups apricot nectar, chilled
1 cup green-tea vodka, see Note
1 Anjou or Bartlett pear, thinly sliced for garnish


In a pitcher, combine the wine with the pomegranate juice, pear and apricot nectars and vodka; refrigerate until chilled, 20 minutes. Pour into glasses over ice, garnish with the pear slices and serve.