Strawberry Peach Sangria
The sign of a great bartender? Putting a new twist on a classic drink. How about this refresh on the sangria, making it primarily with the flavors of strawberries and peaches?
Sangria, the Spanish wine punch that is traditionally made with chopped citrus fruit takes on a new fruit flavor dimension when the orange and lemon slices are joined with the favors of strawberry and peach. From Epicurious.com, here's a quick recipe.
1 750-ml bottle dry white wine
1 1/2 cups Essensia (orange Muscat, a sweet dessert wine)
1 1/2 cups sliced strawberries
1 cup peach liqueur
3 peaches, each cut into 12 slices
1 large orange, cut crosswise into 6 slices
1 large lemon, cut crosswise into 6 slices
1/4 cup strawberry syrup (optional)
3 to 4 cups ice cubes