This may be the most refreshing way to drink red organic wine during these hot, summer months, a favorite from Spain and Portugal. It’s a real crowd-pleaser, too -- so feel free to double or triple this easy recipe, as needed. Just keep in mind that once made, you’ll want to chill from 2 to 6 hours before serving. One bottle serves about 5.
1 bottle Frey Organic Natural Red wine
2 organic oranges (one sliced, one juiced)
1 organic lemon
3 T organic sugar
¼ cup Triple Sec
Wash fruit thoroughly. For each batch, slice the lemon and 1 of the oranges and place in your pitcher or jar. The sangria pictured here was made in a large canning jar. Sprinkle with the sugar, and mash into the fruit with a wooden spoon until the sugar is dissolved. Add the juice of the second orange along with the Triple Sec. Then add the wine and stir.
Place in the refrigerator to chill. The longer it sits, the smoother it will taste. When ready, serve over ice and enjoy!