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Red Wine Sangria Recipe

Red Wine Sangria Recipe |

Red wine sangria is a great drink option for a party host. Since you need to prepare sangria the night before, it leaves you with one less thing to worry about the day of your event. This classic drink looks beautiful both in a pitcher and in a glass, with its floating fruit and deep colors. The fruity flavors of the recipe mask the taste of alcohol, so sangria tends to be a crowd-pleaser among all guests.

Red wine sangria starts the season off right. Check out our recipe, and if you're feeling extra festive, you can add other fruits to the mix. Cheers!

Red Wine Sangria Recipe |

Red Wine Sangria (Serves 12-16)

What you need:

  • 2 bottles of red wine
  • 1 cup Brandy
  • 1/2 cup orange liqueur
  • 4 cups sparkling water
  • 2-4 oranges


  • Slice oranges put into a pitcher.
  • Add brandy and orange liqueur.
  • Add wine and stir.
  • Cover pitcher and refrigerate overnight.
  • Top off with sparkling water when you're ready to serve and stir.
Smarty Party Tip: The longer sangria sits in the refrigerator, the better it gets! Let it sit overnight, or up to 24 hours before enjoying. Serve this red wine sangria in 8 oz Pedestal Wine Glasses on a Leafware Serving Tray with Brown Cocktail Napkins for the perfect look! Much Party Love, Smarties! Ashley Styling: Ashley Dolan RSVP to the Smarty Party!