Enjoy the Best of Both Worlds: 10 Wonderful Wine Cocktails Slideshow
April 18, 2016
Lighten up your cocktails for spring with — why not? — a shot or two of good wine
Apple and Pink Julep
Blood Orange French 75
Fruit Wine Margarita
Fruity margaritas are all the rage right now. Get a little inventive and try them with wine. Just choose a fruit, like strawberries, and add your favorite tequila and your choice of fruit wine. Soon, you’ll be enjoying a delicious spin on one of America’s favorite cocktails.
This bubbly cocktail should certainly be on your radar this spring. The flavorful cocktail has pinot noir, tequila, agave nectar, and tangy grapefruit soda. It may seem unusual to mix tequila with red wine, but once you’ve tried this hybrid, you’ll become a believer just like we did.
Riesling Strawberry Slush
Adult smoothies have become a warm-weather staple. But instead of pumping them full of liquor, go a little lighter with riesling. We often pair strawberries with limes for this recipe, but you can use any fruit you prefer.