The Summertime Spritz Wine Cocktail

Loaded with mint, blackberry, cucumbers and lemon, this easy wine cocktail is dressed to impress and refresh.

SummertimeSpritz

The first official day of summer is just about here! We’re counting down the days and muddling together this wine cocktail in the meantime. This summertime spritz drink is made with Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi Chardonnay and is easy to scale up and serve in a pitcher to a crowd of guests on your patio.

It’s light, refreshing, satisfying and pairs perfectly with food right off the grill. Plus, it uses that fresh mint that is taking over your garden.

The Summertime Spritz Wine Cocktail
 
Recipe Type: drink
Serves: 2 servings
Ingredients
  • 2 1” thick cucumber slices
  • 4 blackberries
  • 8 mint leaves
  • 1 cup Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi Chardonnay
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • ½ cup soda water
  • Thinly sliced cucumbers, lemons, mint and seasonal fruit for garnish
Instructions
  1. Place 1 cucumber slice, 2 blackberries and 4 mint leaves into two 8-10 oz glasses. Muddle using a pestle.
  2. Add ½ cup of Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi Chardonnay, 1 tablespoon lemon juice and a handful of ice to each glass.
  3. Stir using a cocktail spoon for 10 seconds or until drink is cold. Top with soda and continue stirring for 5 more seconds or until combined.
  4. Garnish with cucumbers, lemons, mint and seasonal fruit of choice.

 

 

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