Try this delicious Winter Sangria cocktail with a red wine. Find the perfect red wine here.




  • 1 Chilled bottle of red wine
  • 1/4 Cup(s) Triple Sec
  • 1/4 Cup(s) Pomegranate liqueur (optional)
  • 2 Sliced oranges
  • 1 Cup(s) Pomegranate seeds
  • 1/2 Cup(s) Water
  • 1/2 Cup(s) Sugar
  • Cinnamon sticks and star anise (optional)


1. In a saucepan, mix water, sugar and 1/2 cup of pomegranate seeds to make a simple syrup. Bring to boil and then simmer for 5 minutes.

2. Let it cool, then strain and discard the seeds. Put simple syrup, sliced oranges & the other 1/2 cup of pomegranate seeds in a pitcher along with red wine, Triple Sec and pomegranate liquor (optional).

3. Chill and serve over ice with cinnamon sticks and star anise.