Martha Stewart's Favorite Recipes

Winter Sangria

Serves 8

Sangria comes out of winter hibernation in this easy-to-make holiday punch.


  • 1 cup brandy
  • 1 orange, ends cut off, thinly sliced
  • 2 bottles well-chilled Spanish red or Tempranillo
  • 3/4 cup fresh orange juice
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 apple, halved and thinly sliced
  • 1 cup club soda


  1. Cut ends off orange and slice apple into halves. Thinly slice both.
  2. In large pitcher, stir together brandy, sugar, orange and apple slices. Let stand 15 minutes.
  3. Add wine, club soda, and orange juice. Serve over ice.

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