Peaches

  • The Best Easy Make Peach Sangria Recipe EVER!

    Summer is still going strong so what better way for adults to escape the heat than a refreshingly cool summer cocktail. This easy make peach sangria recipe requires simple ingredients that you’ll undoubtedly already have at home.

    Before we jump into it here are some fun facts I bet you didn’t know about peaches:

    August is national peach month.

    Georgia’s state fruit is the peach

    Peaches are a part of the rose (or Rosaceae) family. Therefore, peaches are roses.

    There are over 2000 different types of peaches worldwide.

    Peaches are a stone fruit meaning, their seed is a pit or stone.

    Peaches are made of water eating them keeps your body hydrated.

    The worlds largest peach cobbler is made annually at the Georgia Peach Festival

    Peaches are a great source of vitamin A and C

    Peaches are at their best between June and August

    California (not Georgia) produces the most peaches. 468,000 tons in 2020.

    Bonus trivia: The hangout spot in the original Beverly Hills 90210 was ‘The Peach Pit’

    Now that I’ve filled you up on a bunch of peach facts let’s make a cocktail.

    Peach Sangria Recipe

    The prep time on this super simple: 5 Min
    It can serve: 6 (but honestly prepare for it to serve two cause it’s that good.)

    Here’s what you’ll need:

    1 bottle Moscato, chilled
    ½ cup peach schnapps
    1 cup Simply Peach or other peach juice/peach juice blend
    4 peaches, sliced, plus extra peach slices for each glass
    1 cup raspberries, plus extra for the glasses

    Directions:

    In a pitcher, combine Moscato, peach schnapps, and peach juice. Add 4 peaches, sliced, and 1 cup of raspberries. Chill in the refrigerator overnight, or add ice and serve. Add extra peach slices and raspberries to each glass, if needed.

    What do you think of this peach sangria recipe?