Super Simple Sangria

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Yesterday, we had a BBQ at our home. We invited friends, family, and coworkers and had about 35 fabulous people show up bearing food, wine, and ready for a good time.

It was the kind of party where you are so busy making memories that you don’t think about photographing them.

It was the kind of party where you are having such a good time that you forget to eat.

It was the kind of party where your glass is always full and there is a smile plastered on your face.

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Super Simple Sangria

2 bottles of cheap red wine (I used Covey Run $4.99 Cab Sauv and Merlot)
1 2-L ginger ale
2 oranges, sliced
2 limes, sliced
3 lemons, sliced
4 cups ice, more as necessary

A couple hours prior to serving, gently squeeze sliced fruit in large carafe or punch bowl. Add red wine, stir and let set.

Just prior to serving, stir in ginger ale and ice.

Serves two Hortin’s.

Haha…

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6 Responses

  1. I don’t always like sweet drinks, but I love red wine sangria. Such a wonderful drink to cool off on a hot day.

  2. YUMMY!

    And also….

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!

  3. This sounds delish! I love sangria, and am drooling over this!

  4. Sounds like a great party! I love Sangria – this looks awesome!

  5. Perfect! Nothing better than some sangria! And it makes great use of cheap wine.

  6. It’s hotter than a biscuit right now and I would love to have that pitcher sitting in front of me, for real.

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