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Watermelon Sangria

Fresh watermelon sangria is like summertime in a glass. Just blend watermelon into a juice, and pour over fresh fruit along with wine, vodka, and orange juice.

  • 1 bottle red wine (preferably Spanish)
  • 1/2 bottle white zinfandel
  • 1/2 bottle Beaujolais
  • 1/4 cup brandy
  • 1/4 cup tequila
  • 1 cup watermelon juice
  • 1 quart orange juice
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 1 cup club soda
  • 1 cup watermelon chunks
  • 6 pieces star anise
  • 1 sliced orange
  • 1 sugar or alternative sweetener to taste

Whisk all ingredients - wine, brandy, tequila, orange juice, lemon juice, club soda, watermelon juice. Pour over the fresh fruit in a pitcher. Sweeten to taste. Serve over ice and garnish with watermelon wedges and mint leaves.


Makes 8 servings.

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