Sunset Sangria


Spend a relaxing afternoon slowly sipping this cool and delicious drink recipe that combines wine, sugar, and lime juice garnished with a nectarine.

Sunset Sangria
Photo: Andy Lyons
Prep Time:
25 mins
Chill Time:
2 hrs
Total Time:
2 hrs 25 mins


  • 2 teaspoon finely shredded lime peel

  • 1 cup lime juice

  • ¾ cup sugar

  • Ice

  • 1 750 milliliter bottle Pinot Noir or Syrah, chilled

  • 1 nectarine, pitted and sliced


  1. In a 1-quart glass measuring cup combine lime peel, lime juice, and sugar; add water to equal 4 cups. Stir to dissolve sugar. Cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours.

  2. To serve, place ice in six 16-ounce glasses. Add 2/3 cup of the lime juice mixture to each glass. Pouring along side of glass, slowly add 1/2 cup wine. Thread nectarine slices on skewers and add to glasses. Serves 6.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

220 Calories
34g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 6
Calories 220
% Daily Value *
Sodium 2mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 34g 12%
Total Sugars 28g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 14.2mg 71%
Calcium 10.1mg 1%
Iron 0.2mg 1%
Potassium 96mg 2%
Folate, total 4mcg

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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