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10 Wine Cocktail Recipes

10 Wine Cocktail Recipes

 Sangria wine recipe

When you think about cocktails, you probably imagine gin, vodka or whiskey. I bet you probably haven't thought of making a cocktail with wine. Wine isn't just for sipping, it's also the star of the show in these refreshing and flavorful wine cocktail recipes. Whether you prefer red, white, or rosé, there's a cocktail here to suit every taste and occasion. So, grab your favorite bottle of vino and get ready to shake, stir, and sip with these 10 wine based cocktails. 

1) Classic Sangria: This Spanish-inspired cocktail is a crowd-pleaser, combining red wine with fresh fruit, citrus, and a splash of brandy for a refreshing and vibrant libation.

2) White Wine Spritzer: Crisp and effervescent, this simple cocktail pairs white wine with club soda and a splash of citrus for a light and refreshing sipper that's perfect for warm weather.

3) Rosé Lemonade: Add a splash of sunshine to your day with this delightful blend of rosé wine, lemonade, and a hint of mint. It's like summer in a glass!

4) Red Wine Manhattan: Put a twist on the classic Manhattan cocktail by substituting whiskey with red wine. The result? A rich and robust libation with notes of cherry, spice, and oak.

5) Prosecco Mojito: This bubbly twist on the classic mojito combines prosecco with muddled mint, lime, and a touch of simple syrup for a refreshing and effervescent cocktail that's perfect for any occasion.

6) Sauvignon Blanc Margarita: Shake up your margarita game with this refreshing blend of Sauvignon Blanc, tequila, triple sec, and fresh lime juice. It's tangy, citrusy, and utterly delicious.

7) Ginger Rosé Fizz: Spice up your happy hour with this zesty cocktail featuring rosé wine, ginger beer, and a splash of elderflower liqueur. It's a fizzy and floral delight that's sure to impress.

8) Champagne Cobbler: Elevate your brunch game with this elegant cocktail, which combines champagne with muddled fruit, a hint of sugar, and a splash of brandy for a sophisticated sipper that's perfect for any celebration.

9) Mulled Wine Hot Toddy: Cozy up by the fire with this warm and comforting cocktail, made by simmering red wine with spices, citrus, and a touch of honey. It's like a hug in a mug on a cold winter's night.

10) Rosé Sangria: Put a pink twist on the classic sangria by using rosé wine as the base. Add fresh berries, peaches, and a splash of citrus for a fruity and floral cocktail that's perfect for summer gatherings.

With these wine cocktail recipes in your arsenal, you'll be ready to impress your guests and step up your happy hour game! 

Contributed by Ray Ibanez, E-Commerce Manager for Plume Ridge Bottle Shop.

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