pour on the cheer…
thanksgiving cocktails

Pour on the cheer this Thanksgiving with one of these easy, seasonal cocktails. Grab a recycled glass pitcher and pretty glassware, then stir ’em up! Opt for organic, locally-produced ingredients to keep things as green as possible.

Fall Red Sangria

  • 1 bottle red wine
  • 1 – 2 cup brandy
  • 4 apples, sliced
  • 4 oranges, sliced
  • 1/4 cup pomegranate seeds
  • 1/2 cup pomegranate juice
  • Whole cinnamon sticks

Pour wine, brandy and pomegranate juice into a pitcher. Stir in sliced fruit, pomegranate seeds and 2 or 3 cinnamon sticks. Chill for 12 hours.

Fill a glass with ice, add sangria to 3/4 mark, scoop in some fruit. Top with sparkling water. Garnish with an apple slice or cinnamon stick. Continue reading