Strawberry Basil Sangria

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Jun. 19, 2012

This sangria is crisp with just a hint of tartness to it. It is the perfect drink to celebrate Spring with!

Ingredients

Fresh strawberries 1/2 Pound
Apple 1 Medium
Basil leaves 1 Ounce , whole
Chardonnay 1 Bottle (1 l) (Cine Cellars Cool Climate)
Organic sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Club soda 1 Cup (16 tbs)
White grape juice 1 Cup (16 tbs)

Directions

GETTING READY

1. Remove the tops of all the strawberries and thinly slice them.

2. Thinly slice the apple.

MAKING

3. Take a glass jar and empty some of the sugar in it.

4. Add the basil leaves and the strawberries.

5. Add the remaining sugar.

6. The rest of the fruit goes on top of it.

7. Pour in the club soda, juice and the wine.

8. Give it a stir and let it sit for a few minutes before drinking.

SERVING

9. Garnish with basil leaves and serve.Recipe Courtesy of: cookingstoned.tv

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 232Calories from Fat 2

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat %

Saturated Fat %

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 22 mg0.92%

Total Carbohydrates 29 g9.7%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 24 g

Protein %

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet