"You Got This, Girl!" Sangria
Updated: Aug 2
This white wine sangria is delicious on its own, or ideal for lunch outdoors as you take in more intimate Canada Day celebrations this year.
Photo courtesy LCBO
This easy-breezy sangria calls for fresh peaches which are in season right now. It also calls for sweet mango juice ... Did you know that the mango fruit is a source of celebration among people from all social backgrounds? It is considered the king of fruit and a symbol of prosperity and happiness.
a bottle of Pinot Grigio (Inniskillin Pinot Grigio is recommended, but any Pinot Grigio will do)
1 cup of mango juice
2 ripe peaches, pitted and cut into 8 wedges
4 oz Grand Marnier
1 orange sliced
Mix everything together in a large pitcher with ice and serve.
'You Got This, Girl!" Sangria is featured in Episode 12 which is currently available for streaming on your fave podcast app. Don't have a a podcast app? No problem! Listen here.
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