Vodka Sangria2 Oranges, sliced
2 Green apples, cored and thinly sliced
2 Lemons, sliced
1 3/4 Cups fruit-flavored vodka (e.g., Ciroc Red Berry)
1 3/4 Cups rosé wine
1/4 Cup fresh lemon juice
2 1/2 Cups berry-flavored iced tea
DirectionsCombine oranges, apples, and lemons in a pitcher. Top with remaining ingredients, stir and chill.
Beer Sangria3 Cups strawberries, halved
1 Cup raspberries
1 Lemon, sliced
1 Orange, sliced
1/2 Cup vodka
12oz Lemon-lime soda or ginger ale
DirectionsStir the fruit and vodka together in a pitcher and chill. Before serving, add the soda and beer to the pitcher and stir.
Tequila Sangria2 Lemons, sliced
2 Limes, sliced
1 Naval orange, sliced
12 Large fresh mint leaves
1/2 Cup silver tequila
1/4 Cup fresh lime juice
1 Bottle white wine
1 1/2 Cups lemon-lime club soda
DirectionsDump the fruit and mint in a pitcher and use a muddler to lightly mash. Stire in the tequila, lime juice, and wine; chill. Top each serving with up to 1/4 cup of club soda before drinking.
Sake Sangria1 Large cucumber
1 Cups water
2 Packets artificial sweetener
1 Tbsp peeled, finely grated fresh ginger
2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
720ml Dry sake
DirectionsCut cucumbers crosswise into three equal sections. Peel and chop two (2) sections; put into blender. Cut remaining piece into thin slices. Add water, sweetener, ginger and lemon juice to blender and purée. Pour into a pitcher, then stir in sake and cucumber slices.
* All credit for these recipes goes to Men's Health magazine.