Metaxa Sangria

This is a perfect sangria recipe for any time of the year. Use whatever fruit is in season to create infinite variations.


Metaxa brandy 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Agave nectar 3 Tablespoon
Orange 1 Small , thinly sliced
Lemon 1 Small , thinly sliced
Watermelon 3 Cup (48 tbs) , diced (or other seasonal fruit)
Red wine 750 Milliliter



1. In a pitcher, combine all ingredients and stir around with a spoon, crushing some of the melon.

2. Refrigerate to let the flavors marry for at least 2 hours before serving or overnight.


3. Serve over ice, garnished with watermelon wedges or slices of citrus.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 1303Calories from Fat 10

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 1 g1.5%

Saturated Fat %

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 5 mg0.21%

Total Carbohydrates 116 g38.7%

Dietary Fiber 9 g36%

Sugars 78 g

Protein 5 g10%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet