What's the best apple for sangria?

For those of you 21 and over, Sangria is one of the best laid-back summertime crowd-pleaser drinks. While there is no single recipe for the perfectly balanced-yet-fruity cocktail, we can add all sorts of ingredients to make this summertime classic as unique as the crowd drinking it! Apples are often found in Sangria recipes as they offer various flavor profiles and the perfect amount of crunch.

For a tasty Sangria, Granny Smith apples offer the perfect tart flavor to complement the sweetness of the wine.

Recommended Apples

Pro tips

  • Buy inexpensive – but not cheap – wine. There is a difference!
  • Let the Sangria sit in the fridge at least half a day before sipping, to produce the most flavor.