This recipe appears in:3 Refreshing Blackberry Cocktails to Make at Home
The definition of refreshing, this sangria works well for a party since it's ready and prepped in the fridge.
- 1/3 cup sugar
- 1/3 cup water
- 3 tablespoons fresh juice from about 3 limes
- 1 1/2 cups cubed watermelon
- 1 cup blackberries
- 2 cups Manzanilla sherry
- 4 cups ice
- Garnish: 1 lime, sliced into thin circles
- 2 cups seltzer, chilled
In a small saucepan, bring sugar and water to a boil. Stir until sugar is dissolved and remove from heat. Let cool to room temperature.
In a large pitcher, combine sugar syrup, lime juice, watermelon, blackberries, and sherry. Refrigerate at least 30 minutes and up to 3 hours.
Add lime slices to pitcher along with ice. Add seltzer and stir gently to combine. Serve immediately.