Summer Sangria

23 Jul

It’s been a gorgeous day in Southern California, and much of it was spent browsing farmer’s markets and lying on the beach. I couldn’t ask for more…except for maybe a glass of sangria.

Here’s a simple, single-glass recipe for sangria…just what a girl needs on the perfect summer day.

Summer Sangria

  • 1 oz. orange juice
  • 2 oz. mineral water, chilled
  • 4 oz. red wine, chilled
  • 2 slices of lime
  • 1/4 of a peach, chopped
  • 1/2 packet of stevia
  • 2 ice cubes
Combine all ingredients in a wine glass, stir, and enjoy! Just like that, your great day got even better.  This sangria isn’t very sweet, so add more sweetener to taste if desired.
I used a slightly fruity organic red table wine.
Bonus points for a cute label.

3 Responses to “Summer Sangria”

  1. Mom and Dad July 23, 2011 at 9:40 pm #

    Thank you Miss Semi-Homemade, Sandra Lee…. hahahahahahaha 🙂

    see you Sunday for dinner.

    Loves Daddo

  2. The Lonely Cannibal July 24, 2011 at 1:18 pm #

    I’ve only had sangria once but it was awesome…. think I’ll try this out tomorrow after I get done teaching my class!

  3. Ali July 25, 2011 at 12:17 pm #

    We will definately whip those up on our beach trip!! Can’t wait!

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