Blackberry Sangria

Sangria is quickly becoming my favorite summer drink. While a recipe isn’t really necessary, these are the basic ratios I’ve found particularly tasty.

Blackberry Sangria

Add blackberries, raspberries, sliced strawberries, sliced apples and sliced peaches to a pitcher and stir in:

750 ml red wine

1/2 cup blackberry brandy

1/2 cup triple sec

1 cup orange juice

Serve over ice and and top with club soda.

When the pitcher runs low, just add more wine!

6 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Doug Smith on June 6, 2011 at 11:41 am

    I would like 2 or 3 right now. Please FedEx.

  2. Posted by Rebecca's Mom on June 6, 2011 at 2:56 pm

    Very tasty. (From someone who knows!)

  3. Posted by nmcelfresh on June 6, 2011 at 8:35 pm

    That sounds amazing, it’s going on my to-make list!

  4. Posted by Rebecca on June 6, 2011 at 8:47 pm

    Nicky! I am glad you posted–it reminded me that I still haven’t linked to your blog. I just added it now under McElfresh Family on the right nav. Smith Family fans, check it out!

    Doug, the best I can do is have a pitcher waiting on Thursday. And Mom, would you be surprised to know we made this again this weekend?

  5. Posted by Sarah on June 10, 2011 at 8:54 pm

    We should make these at the reunion! They sound delicious!

  6. Posted by Rebecca on June 12, 2011 at 9:55 pm

    I’m on it, Sarah!

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