Lime Sangria – Relax & Lime
Sangria, the classic Spanish punch traditionally made with red wine and fresh fruit. It’s come a long way since its beginning centuries ago, and today there is a large variety of new and creative sangria recipes to try! Now sit back and imagine this: it’s a warm, sunny day and you have nowhere to be and nothing to do. You Relax and Wine-d down in the sun with a frosty and refreshing drink that makes you feel just the slightest bit sleepy.
Lime Sangria is a fresh mix of white wine, mint, and citrus flavours that will cool you off and sweeten your day. If you have some friends joining you on this lovely afternoon, this recipe can easily be upsized to a party punch. I don’t know about you, but I’m in the mood to Relax and Wine right about now. Let’s take a look at what we’ll need:
Let’s look at the ingredients shall we?
2oz. White wine
1oz. Citrus mixer
2 lime Wedges
2 lemon wedges
5 mint leafs
Muddle mint leaves, brown sugar, lime, lemon, and Citrus Mixer in a cocktail shaker.
Add ice and wine. Shake and strain into a white wine glass or similar.
Optional: Garnish with a lime wedge and a mint leaf.
This preparation can serve about 1 glass.
White wine: We recommend Pinot Grigio (Italian white wine), Chardonnay, or your white wine of choice.
Citrus mixer : Get from Cocktails and Such or Mix your own using 5 type lime extract or juice