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Gentle Sangria Recipe

June 14, 2022   10 Feedback

Do you like pink wine however need one thing lighter in the summertime? You’ll adore this mild sangria recipe.

The thought is to marinate slices of orange and apple within the wine with some sugar, lime juice, and orange liqueur. After it brews, you serve it blended with membership soda and reduce the alcohol (and energy) in half.

This drink is fantastic for a crowd however also can sit in your fridge for about 3 days (with out the membership soda added) to marinate. Like human getting old, it solely will get higher with time (however then the fruit begins to rot).

I wish to make a pitcher and drink a glass as a refreshing begin to a night of grilling (and making an attempt to not yell at youngsters as they hit soccer balls into your patio desk).

This can be a mild, fruity (actually) drink. It’s also for individuals who are frugally minded as you double the quantity of wine you utilize by including the membership soda.

I at all times select a really drinkable pink (not candy) for this recipe. My expertise is that whether it is too cheap, the sangria is not going to style superb (and you’re going to get a splitting headache from ingesting it). Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, or Rioja will all be nice and also you don’t want a excessive finish one.

I exploit Triple Sec for this recipe. For those who haven’t used it earlier than it’s close to the liqueurs and prices about $8 for a bottle that can final you a lifetime. I combine it in my lighter margarita as nicely.

I add the glowing water/membership soda when I’m able to drink it. In case you are solely serving half, then maintain the sangria marinating for an additional day. It is going to solely get higher.

Do eat the fruit! It’s like having an appetizer and drink multi functional.

For the youngsters who learn this web site, Snack Lady advocates ready till the authorized ingesting age to bask in alcoholic drinks.

Gentle Sangria Recipe

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Makes 10 (6-ounce) Servings

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1 massive orange
1 (750-ml) bottle pink wine
¼ cup orange flavored liqueur (corresponding to triple sec or Grand Marnier)
¼ cup sugar
½ lime, juiced
1 medium apple, cored and reduce into skinny wedges
1 (750-ml) bottle of membership soda or 2 cans (12 ounces)


Slice the orange in half and juice one half of it. Slice the opposite half into very skinny slices. Combine the wine, orange flavored liqueur, sugar, lime juice, and orange juice in a pitcher. Add orange slices, and apple slices and refrigerate for 1-2 hours.

When able to serve add membership soda and stir. Take pleasure in instantly.

Diet Info

6 ounces is 112 energy, 0.0 g fats, 0.0 g saturated fats, 20 g carbohydrates, 12.5 g sugar, 0.1 g protein, 0 g fiber, 124 mg sodium, 5 SmartPts

Factors values are calculated by Snack Lady and are supplied for data solely. See all Snack Lady Recipes

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