Red Wine Sangria
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Recipe type: Cocktail
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Serves: 10-12
 
This red Sangria makes a refreshing and easy drink to serve at Cinco de Mayo festivities. Since it is prepared in advance, the host only needs to pour. Served in a clear glass pitcher; it is attractive enough to grace the dining table.
Ingredients
  • l liter dry, red wine
  • 1 jigger brandy
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 orange, peeled in one, long continuous strip
  • Juice from one orange
  • 1 lemon or 2 limes, sliced very thin
  • 1 peach, peeled and sliced very thin
  • Club soda, chilled
Instructions
  1. Pour the wine into a large glass pitcher or punchbowl and add the remaining ingredients, except the club soda, and stir until the sugar is dissolved.
  2. Allow the mixture to stand 1 hour before serving, and then stir again before serving. Serve in tall glasses filled with ice cubes, adding 3⁄4 Sangria to 1⁄4 chilled club soda.
Recipe by Burn Blog at http://www.burn-blog.com/3202/celebrate-mexicos-colorful-cuisine-culture-on-cinco-de-mayo/