Let's hear it for the red, white, and rosé!
three glasses of homemade sangria with fruit and herbs
Credit: Brie Passano

Make sangria your way with red, white, or rosé wine! This easy formula lets you pick your favorite wine and punch it up with juice, brandy, and fresh fruit and herbs. Read on to get the master formula plus three variations to try.


  • ½ cup fruit juice
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 (750-ml) bottle wine
  • 2 cups fresh fruit
  • ¼ cup brandy
  • 1 ½ cups club soda
  • ice
  • 8 sprigs fresh herb


Stir together fruit juice and sugar in a pitcher until sugar dissolves. Add wine, fruit and brandy. Cover and chill until ready to serve (1 to 24 hours). Gently stir in club soda before serving over ice. Garnish with fresh herb sprigs.

Try these three different sangria variations:

glass of Red Wine and Orange Sangria garnished with fresh mint
Credit: Brie Passano

1 Red Wine & Orange Sangria

WINE Merlot, Pinot Noir, or other fruity red wine + FRUIT JUICE orange + FRESH FRUIT orange, plum, and strawberry slices + FRESH HERB mint

Get the recipe for Red Wine & Orange Sangria

glass of White Wine and Apple Sangria garnished with fresh thyme
Credit: Brie Passano

2 White Wine & Apple Sangria

WINE Riesling, Pinot Grigio, or other semisweet white wine + FRUIT JUICE apple + FRESH FRUIT apple, peach, and lemon slices + FRESH HERB thyme

Get the recipe for White Wine & Apple Sangria

glass of Rose Wine and Berry Sangria garnished with rosemary sprig and fresh raspberries
Credit: Brie Passano

3 Rosé Wine & Berry Sangria

WINE rosé + FRUIT JUICE grapefruit + FRESH FRUIT raspberries, blackberries, and sliced limes + FRESH HERB rosemary

Get the recipe for Rosé Wine & Berry Sangria