24 Best Sangria Recipes to Sip All Summer Long

Grab your pitchers. It's wine and fruit season.

Mike Garten

Whether you're a wine lover or more of a tequila drinker, we have the perfect recipes to serve on hot summer days. So now that you've got drinks for the backyard BBQ covered, check out what to toss on the grill and a few other easy entertaining ideas.

1 of 24
white sangria recipe
Mike Garten
Citrusy White Sangria Margarita

This crisp, refreshing summer drink packs a serious punch with tequila, triple sec, and white wine.

Get the recipe for Citrusy White Sangria Margarita »

2 of 24
Watermelon Mint Sangria

With vodka, Cointreau and, of course, rosé, 's take on summer sangria pulls out all the stops.

3 of 24
sangria recipes
Johnny Miller
Sangria 4 Ways

Meet the crew: Cucumber-Melon, Restaurant-Style Red, Tropical-Faux Gria and Rosé-White Peach. We'll take one of each, please.

Get the recipe for Sangria 4 Ways »

4 of 24
apple rose sangria
Courtesy of Wholefully
Apple Rose Sangria

This festive, colorful sangria is sure to be a crowd pleaser at any backyard summer parties this season.

5 of 24
cherry limeade sangria
Courtesy of Wine and Glue
Cherry Limeade Sangria

Nothing takes the edge off like white wine, cherry vodka, and frozen limeade.

6 of 24
pina colada sangria
Courtesy of Wine and Glue
Piña Colada Sangria

If you like piña coladas ... you'll love this sangria.

7 of 24
sparkling sangria
Courtesy of Cooking for Keeps
Sparkling Rosé Sangria

It doesn't get prettier than this bubbly pink cocktail made with rosé wine, strawberry puree, vodka, and fruit.

8 of 24
spiced sangria
Courtesy of Love Happy Hour
Spiced Sangria

Kick things up a notch with this intensely red sangria made with spiced rum and fruit. Pro tip: Make this a couple days before serving so the fruit and wine can fully infuse.

9 of 24
margarita sangria
Courtesy of Completely Delicious
Margarita Sangria

When you want sangria but you also want tequila...

10 of 24
sangria granita snow cones
Courtesy of Sugar and Charm
Sangria Granita Snow Cones

Why should the kids get to have all the fun? Boozy snow cones, coming right up!

11 of 24
The Bojon Gourmet
Sangria Verde

When you want to pretend sangria is a health drink, add some fresh herbs and cucumber and make it look like spa water.

12 of 24
Courtesy of The Blissful Balance
Starwberry-Watermelon Sangria

It doesn't get any more summery than rosé, strawberries and watermelon.

13 of 24
Courtesy of Yes to Yolks
Rose Sangria Popsicles

Boozy pops are basically cocktails on a stick. We dig it.

14 of 24
Courtesy of Pretty Plain Janes
Mimosa Sangria

Mimosas are for lazy mornings and sangria is for lazy afternoons, so that means we're pretty much drinking all day with this one.

15 of 24
Courtesy of Dizzy, Busy and Hungry
Sparkling Citrus Sangria

Vitamin C is very important, and what better way to get your daily dose?

16 of 24
Courtesy of My Name is Yeh
Gummy Bear Sangria

Remember in college when you soaked gummy bears in vodka and then ate them? Let's take that concept one step further...

17 of 24
Courtesy of The Charming Detroiter
Blackberry Sweet Tea Sangria

It's patio season, so we found a new way to spike that sweet tea of yours.

18 of 24
Courtesy of Lauren Kelp
Whiskey Fig Sangria

Put those late summer figs to good use with this extra-boozy infusion.

19 of 24
Courtesy of The Kitchy Kitchen
Spicy Mango Basil Sangria

Fun fact: Spicy food actually helps cool you down, so save this one for the hottest summer days.

20 of 24
Courtesy of Half Baked Harvest
Cider Beer Sangria

Perfect for those cooler late summer, early fall nights.

21 of 24
Courtesy of Half Baked Harvest
Summertime Rosé Tequila Sangria

This is basically a big batch fruity margarita.

22 of 24
Courtesy of Foodiecrush
Roasted Cherry Sangria

You're about to get cherry bombed.

23 of 24
Courtesy of Pint Sized Baker
Red, White and Blueberry Sangria

You need this festive sangria in your life. Do it for America.

24 of 24
Courtesy of Brewing Happiness
Green Tea Sangria

We hear green tea is great for your health...

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below