Basic Sangria

This recipe is for those who love a wine-based beverage with a kick of fruity sweetness.


  • 1 bottle red wine
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 orange
  • 5 strawberries
  • 2 Tbsp sugar
  • 1 oz brandy
  • 2 cup ginger ale
  • 0 mint leaves
Basic Sangria



Preparation Notes

Remove tops from strawberries and slice. If using a sugar substitute, use equivalent per manufacturer's instructions. Club soda may be substituted for ginger ale


  1. Cut lemon in half and squeeze juice from half into pitcher.
  2. Slice remaining lemon and remove seeds.
  3. Add to pitcher.
  4. Repeat with orange.
  5. Add remaining ingredients.
  6. Garnish with mint if desired.
  7. Chill and enjoy.