Summer is here and with her, is arriving the desire to organize parties and invite all the friends for outdoor dinners, with music, finger food, cold dishes and … .cocktail!
Everyone would like to offer those colorful and fresh cocktails that make you feel like you’re on holiday even if you know that the next day you have to work, Everyone would like to offer cocktails that make you feel the sand under your feet and the desire to have a party!
So we thought to give you some recipes, fished here and there, to amaze your guests, obviously all based on wine!!
The inevitable Sangria
If you think of cocktails based on wine, the first that comes to mind is it, Sangria. Fresh and spicy fruit-based drink, born in the Iberian Peninsula.
Ingredients for 8 people
- A bottle of red wine
- Two apples
- Two oranges
- A cinnamon stick
- 3 cloves
- 3 tablespoons of brown sugar
- Juice of one lemon
- Juice of one orange
First, peel and cut the apples into small pieces and peel the orange, then pour everything into the bowl and sprinkle with sugar, then add the lemon juice and orange juice, cinnamon and cloves previously stuck to in an apple. Finally add the wine and let it rest in the fridge for the whole night. Before serving, remember to remove the spices.
Sangria leaves free space to the imagination, so also according to your tastes, add the fruit you want and drink in company .. Salud!
The Fizzy Bellini
This cocktail, much loved and known, was invented in 1948 by Giuseppe Cipriani after seeing a painting by the painter Giovanni Bellini. Its realization is really simple and success is guaranteed!
For 6 people
- 60 gr of prosecco
- 300 gr white peach puree
The first thing to do is peel the peaches and put them in a mixer, after obtaining the puree, this should be filtered and the mixture obtained (which must be homogeneous) put in the shaker with very cold prosecco. Mix well and serve directly in the flutes (filtering through the shaker strainer). With a slice of peach as a decoration, your cocktail is ready!
The simple spritzer
This cocktail is very simple and suitable for those who do not like too alcoholic cocktails. In fact, to make it it takes only a little wine and soda. For a person, just put 9/10 cl of white wine, fill the rest with some soda and you’re done, you have your cocktail !!
You have all the ingredients to make your party unique and fun; find other cocktails recipes, albicchiere will give you the right dose to prepare them.