Sparkling Golden Sangria


This is the best sangria recipe you'll ever taste! White grape juice, orange liqueur, honey and sparkling white wine is combined to make a delightfully refreshing white sangria. Mixed in with nectarine, orange, cherries, raspberries, basil and mint, it's the tastiest tipsy fruit salad out there!

Sparkling Golden Sangria
Photo: Karla Conrad
Chill Time:
1 hrs
Total Time:
1 hrs


  • 3 cup white grape juice, chilled

  • ½ cup orange liqueur, such as Cointreau

  • ¼ cup superfine or granulated sugar

  • 3 tablespoon honey

  • 1 medium nectarine, pitted and chopped

  • 1 navel orange, quartered and thinly sliced

  • ¾ cup fresh or frozen sweet cherries, pitted and halved, or canned mandarin orange sections, drained

  • ¾ cup fresh golden or red raspberries

  • ½ cup fresh basil leaves

  • ½ cup fresh mint leaves

  • 1 750 milliliter bottle sparkling white wine, chilled

  • Ice


  1. In a large pitcher or glass jar combine grape juice, orange liqueur, sugar, and honey, stirring until sugar and honey dissolve. Stir in nectarine, orange, cherries, raspberries, basil, and mint. Chill mixture for 1 hour or up to 24 hours, stirring occasionally.

  2. Just before serving, add sparkling wine to fruit mixture. Serve in glasses over ice.

Nonalcoholic Sparkling Sangria:

Prepare as directed, except substitute orange juice for the orange liqueur and sparkling water or club soda for the sparkling white wine.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

248 Calories
43g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 248
% Daily Value *
Sodium 10mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 43g 16%
Total Sugars 32g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 41.3mg 207%
Calcium 30.3mg 2%
Iron 0.9mg 5%
Potassium 151mg 3%
Folate, total 16.1mcg

*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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