Red Sangria with Truvia® Natural Sweetener

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The flavor of this red sangria is brimming with fruit and a spicy twist. Enjoy it over lots of ice on a hot summer night. Sweetened with Truvia® natural sweetener, this refreshing drink contains only 80 calories per serving.

1
Servings:
10
Yield:
10 servings

Ingredients

Spiced Simple Syrup:

  • 1 cup water

  • ¼ cup Truvia® natural sweetener spoonable**

  • 6 whole cloves

  • 6 whole black peppercorns, crushed

  • 3 whole allspice berries, crushed

Sangria:

  • 1 (750 milliliter) bottle red wine

  • 3/4 cup spiced simple syrup (recipe above)

  • 3 cups sparkling water

  • ¼ cup fresh orange juice

  • 1 orange, thinly sliced

  • 1 lemon, thinly sliced

  • 1 lime, thinly sliced

  • 2 cups ice cubes

Directions

  1. Spiced Simple Syrup: Place all of the ingredients in a medium saucepot, stir.

  2. Place on high heat, bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer 5 minutes.

  3. Remove from heat, allow to cool completely.

  4. Pour syrup through a strainer to remove spices.

  5. Pour syrup into a jar with lid and store refrigerated. Shake before using.

  6. Sangria: Combine wine, 3/4 cup spiced simple syrup, sparkling water, orange juice, and fruit slices. Stir briskly.

  7. Serve over ice in large red wine glasses.

Tips

**or 14 packets of Truvia(R) natural sweetener

*This cocktail has 80 calories and 1 gram of sugar per serving compared to the sugar-sweetened version that has 140 calories and 12 grams of sugar per serving.

Nutrition Facts per serving (8 fl oz):
Calories 80; Total Fat, 0g; Saturated Fat, 0g; Trans Fat, 0g; Cholesterol, 0mg; Sodium, 0mg; Total Carbohydrate, 10g; Dietary Fiber, 1g; Sugars, 1g; Erythritol, 3g: Protein, 0g; Vitamin A, 0% DV; Vitamin C, 35% DV; Calcium, 2% DV; Iron, 4% DV

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