The BEST Sangria Drinks Recipes - Red & White Versions

I LOVE a glass of cool, fruity sangria, especially on holiday! I've had my fair share of amazing versions and a few not so great too. Having made both red sangria and white peach sangria for our recent joint 40th birthday/10th anniversary Fiesta garden party, I played around with a few ideas and came up with my own recipes...

Red Sangria, label made by Priya

Red Sangria Recipe


1 bottle Spanish red wine (we used Garnacha)

200ml orange juice

100ml brandy

1 lemon, sliced (halves)

1 lemon, juiced

1 orange, sliced (quarters)

2 pears, chopped

50g granulated sugar

1/2 tsp cinnamon

300ml lemonade


Pour the red wine, orange juice and brandy into a large jug, cover and place in the fridge.

In a bowl, sprinkle the sugar & cinnamon over the chopped/sliced fruits, add the lemon juice and stir. Cover and place in the fridge for at least 1 hour.

Add the fruit to the liquid in the jug and leave in the fridge if making ahead.

When ready to serve, add the lemonade and ice.


White Sangria Recipe


1 bottle white wine (we used Pinot Grigio)

2 peaches, sl