Traditional Red Sangria

Traditional Red Sangria

Every friend group needs someone who knows how to make this essential and delicious pitcher drink.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 1 day 15 minutes
Servings 8 servings


  • 1 bottle red wine
  • 1/2 apple, cut into chunks
  • 1/2 orange, cut into thin wedges
  • 1/2 lime, cut into thin wedges
  • 1/4 cup brandy
  • 1/4 cup orange liqueur
  • 1/4 cup strawberries, cut into chunks
  • Ice


  • Combine wine, apples, oranges, limes, brandy, and orange liqueur in a pitcher. Cover and refrigerate at least 4 hours, or even overnight.
  • Add strawberries when ready to serve. Serve in glass with ice.


Play around with the citrus and non-citrus fruit combos—there are so many tasty variations! And if you want to try something extra refreshing, add soda water or bubbly wine before serving.