Punch Up Your Holiday

Believe it or not, the holiday season is upon us. And while our calendars are rapidly filling with holiday festivities, we thought we would save you some time with a quick and simple sangria recipe. A beautiful pitcher of colorful sangria, garnished with vibrant fruit, makes a stunning centerpiece that will liven any holiday table. So kick off the season with a bit of stylish flavor and give this recipe a try. We’re sure it will be a crowd pleaser!
Red Sangria
1/3 cup sugar
1/3 cup lemon juice
1/3  cup orange juice
1 bottle red wine such as ONEHOPE Merlot
1 small orange thinly sliced
1 lemon thinly sliced
Directions: Combine first 3 ingredients in a large pitcher, stirring until sugar dissolves.  Add wine, orange & lemon slices, stir gently. Serve over crushed ice. Yield 5 cups.
Have fun with your sangria and experiment with your own favorite fruits—try adding raspberries, or even blood oranges. Or try adding a splash of club soda for a sparkling and festive cocktail.
Cheers!
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