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An Easy White Wine Sangria Recipe with Fresh Fruit

September 2, 2020
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An Easy White Wine Sangria Recipe with Fresh Fruit

This White Wine Sangria recipe is going to be your new favorite summer refresher! Loaded with fresh California fruit like peaches, plums, grapes and strawberries, it’s like a summer farmer’s market in a glass. 

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Not only is it super easy to create a batch for your next summer dinner party, you can make it in bulk and store it in the fridge, ready to go when you feel like having a fruity beverage poolside. 

Let’s make this simple white wine sangria recipe!

First, slice the fruit.

Cut the larger stone fruit into segments, hull then halve the strawberries, and slice the grapes right down the center! You basically want pieces that are all as close to the same size as possible.

Preparing fruit for sangria has never been easier!

Layer, layer, layer.

Next, add all that delicious California fruit into a container.  For my container, I used a large beverage dispenser because I was hosting a get together in the backyard for some friends.  Feel free to make a smaller batch and add to a classic glass pitcher!

What type of white wine is best for white wine sangria?

Any white wine from California will work wonders in this sangria recipe. Just choose one you love and get to pouring!

We used Sauvignon Blanc in ours.

Just make sure to use a wine that you would drink by itself, because any sangria is only as good as the wine you use!

Give the sangria an extra kick! (Or not!)

This step is totally optional, but we highly suggest adding a bit of peach or passion fruit liqueur to the mix in this white wine sangria recipe.

Give it the fizz!

Grab a can of lemon-lime soda and pour it into the mix. This will add both flavor and a bit of subtle effervescence.

Now, stir to combine and chill in the fridge for a few hours before serving.

After the white wine sangria has had time to sit and develop its flavor in the fridge you are ready to serve. Simply, add a scoop or two of the fruit from your pitcher before filling your glass. You can even add a sprig of mint to the mix as a garnish if you are feeling fancy.

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Easy White Wine Sangria

Loaded with fresh California fruit, this easy white wine sangria recipe is like a farmer's market in a glass, with a kick!
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword grape, peach, plum, strawberry, wine
Prep Time 10 minutes
Chilling Time 2 hours
Servings 4 people
Calories 123kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 whole peaches sliced
  • 2 whole plums sliced
  • 1 cup green grapes halved
  • 2 cups strawberries hulled and sliced
  • 1 750ml bottle California Sauvignon Blanc or similar dry wine wine
  • 4 oz. peach or passion fruit liqueur *optional
  • 8 oz lemon lime soda or lime sparkling water

Instructions

  • Add all the sliced fruit into a large pitcher. Pour in the wine and other liquid ingredients, stir to combine.
    Refrigerate for at least two hours before serving.

Notes

Garnish with mint leaves, serve over ice.

Nutrition

Serving: 12oz | Calories: 123kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 13mg | Potassium: 185mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 16g | Vitamin A: 37IU | Vitamin C: 44mg | Calcium: 18mg | Iron: 1mg

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