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Red Wine Sangria recipe

Easy Red Wine Sangria

Fast, easy and delicious red wine sangria made with $2 Trader Joe's wine!

Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword red wine sangria
Prep Time 5 minutes
Author The Spirited Thrifter


  • 1/4 cup fresh or bottled lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup grapefruit juice
  • 3 tbsp frozen raspberry lemonade concentrate
  • 1/4 cup simple syrup To make simple syrup, boil equal parts water and white granulated sugar together till sugar dissolves. Cool.
  • 2/3 cup brandy
  • 2/3 cup triple sec
  • 1 bottle dry red wine
  • 1 orange sliced
  • 1 lemon sliced
  • 1 lime sliced
  • 10 maraschino cherries


  1. Add lemon juice, grapefruit juice and raspberry lemonade concentrate to a pitcher. 

  2.  Stir in brandy, triple sec and wine.  

  3. Add sliced citrus fruits and cherries, then stir. 

  4. Serve immediately or, for enhanced flavour, let sit in the fridge overnight or for 4-6 hours. 

  5. Serve over ice with a fruit slice or cherry for garnish.