Sangria Sunshine

Being frequent visitors to Spain we suddenly realized we actually never tried making our own Sangria. Why, why, WHY? It’s the perfect party punch for hot summer days and refreshing when you desperately need something chilly (preferable with alcohol) to drink while lying by the pool. So, tadaaa, today we came up with this super delicious Sangria recipe.

Remember that you don’t have to use the most fancy of wines but we recommend that you don’t go for the cheapest one either.

 

 

 

Ingredients

1 bottle of white wine (a semi dry Rioja works perfectly well)
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1 1/2 tbsp sugar
1 orange
1 lemon
8-10 strawberries
1 bottle (275 ml) Vodka Orange Mix
ice

Pour the chilled wine into a pitcher. Stir in the sugar and cinnamon until dissolved. Cut the orange, lemon and strawberries and add the fruit into the pitcher together with one bottle of Vodka Orange Mix. Use slices of fruit as garnish and serve with ice.

What is your best Sangria recipe? Pls share with us.

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Posted on April 24, 2012, in Cooking lab, Gran Canaria and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Filippo Dibari's blog about Nutrition and Food

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  2. Hey I’m off to Spain this summer and I love Sangria. Thanks for the recipe. If you’re ever in Montreal I always have a drink of some kind and you are so welcome!

  3. Thank you :-) Would definitely like to go to Montreal one day. Where in Spain are you planning to go? Perhaps you will find out some more interesting Sangria recipes while there, pls share with us in that case – we love Sangria! Drink on us if you ever decide to visit Gran Canaria :-)

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