Make summer entertaining easy with this simple patriotic drink recipe for star spangled sangria. This recipe calls for very little work so you can enjoy time with your guests this Memorial Day and Fourth of July. The sangria recipe is so easy that you can even whip it up easily for a refreshing happy hour cocktail.

Patriotic drink recipe for Star Spangled Sangria. Happy hour cocktail is the perfect drink for Fourth of July or Memorial Day

I always love a good sangria, but I don’t usually have brandy or other liquor on hand to add to mine.  We just don’t do a lot of liquor in this house since wine and beer are so tasty to us.  After researching a bunch of different recipes, I came up with this super easy white wine sangria spritzer hybrid recipe that is easy and delicious.  There are only three ingredients which means you can’t mess it up!

Patriotic drink recipe star spangled sangria

You can enjoy a star spangled sangria spritzer anytime of the year, but when you add pineapple, strawberries and blueberries it makes the perfect drink for Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day.  Here is the super easy recipe:

Patriotic Drink Recipe: Star Spangled Sangria Spritzer

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Yield: 4

Patriotic Drink Recipe: Star Spangled Sangria Spritzer


  • 1 bottle of Riesling
  • 1 can of lemon sparkling water
  • 1 C. of fruit- pineapple, blueberries and strawberries


  1. Mix all the ingredients together and chill for at least an hour. Enjoy!
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What is your favorite sangria recipe?

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