Most Amazing Sangria Recipe Ever!


This is a delicious red wine-based sangria that a Portuguese bartender shared with my sweetheart and me. We love it for Cinco de Mayo, on hot summer nights and in the dead of winter too. Cheers!

Prep Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
10 mins
6 servings


  • 4 ½ cups red wine

  • ¾ cup ginger ale

  • ½ cup orange juice

  • 2 fluid ounces brandy

  • 1 fluid ounce triple sec (orange-flavored liqueur)

  • 1 teaspoon white sugar

  • 1 pinch ground cinnamon

  • 2 cups crushed ice

  • ½ Granny Smith apple, diced


  1. Stir red wine, ginger ale, orange juice, brandy, triple sec, sugar, cinnamon, and apple together in a large pitcher.

  2. Divide crushed ice evenly into six large wine glasses.

  3. Pour red wine mixture into each wine glass, making sure that each serving has a few pieces of apple.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

223 Calories
0g Fat
14g Carbs
0g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 6
Calories 223
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0g 0%
Sodium 12mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 14g 5%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 9g
Protein 0g
Vitamin C 11mg 55%
Calcium 19mg 1%
Iron 1mg 5%
Potassium 279mg 6%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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