Super Fruity White Sangria Recipe

White sangria
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    5 mins
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This sangria recipe maximizes the fruit content and adds a new twist, using a white wine, instead of the traditional reds, although this recipe is just as delicious with a good red wine, if you so choose.

Buckle up for a fruit punch-like flavor that is perfect for a backyard barbecue this summer. But why wait until summer?

Good white wines to use include Sauvignon BlancChardonnayRieslingAlbarinoGewurztraminer, Viognier, or Pinot Gris.

Another white-wine sangria recipe you might like is this white lightning sangria that gets an added kick from vodka.

What You'll Need

  • 1 750 ml bottle of your favorite white wine 
  • 1 lemon cut into wedges
  • 1 orange cut into wedges
  • 1 lime cut into wedges
  • 1 peach cut into wedges
  • 1 cup sliced strawberries
  • 1/2 cup lemonade or limeade
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 shots apricot-, peach- or berry-flavored brandy
  • 1 small can diced pineapple pieces with juice (optional)
  • 2 cups ginger ale
  • Ice

How to Make It

  1. Pour wine into a serving pitcher and squeeze the juice wedges from the lemon, orange and lime into the wine.
  2. Toss in the fruit wedges (leaving out seeds if possible) and add the peach wedge, strawberries, lemonade or limeade, sugar, brandy and optional pineapple with juice.
  3. Chill overnight. Add ginger ale and ice just before serving.
  4. If you'd like to serve right away, use chilled white wine and serve over lots of ice.