Sangria

Strawberry Apple Mead Sangria

Strawberry Apple Mead Sangria Recipe | Starrlight Mead in Pittsboro, NC

Crisp, not too sweet, strawberry with a honey undertone! Yum!

Ingredients:

  • 2 bottles Starrlight Mead Semi-sweet Traditional Mead
  • 3 c strawberries, sliced
  • 1 Granny Smith apple - sliced thin
  • 1-2 Honeycrisp apples - sliced thin

Directions:

  1. Combine 1 bottle mead with fruit and put in fridge overnight.
  2. Before serving, scoop out some of the fruit to add to glasses and mix in second bottle of mead. Enjoy!

Red, White, and Blue Sangria

Red, White, and Blue Mead Sangria Recipe | Starrlight Mead in Pittsboro, NC

A festive choice for all those patriotic holidays!

Ingredients:

  • 2 bottles Starrlight Mead’s Semi-sweet Traditional Mead (available online here, at the meadery, or at your local store)

  • 2 c strawberries, sliced

  • 2 apples, sliced (optional)

  • 2 c blueberries

Directions:

  1. Combine 1 bottle mead with fruit and put in fridge overnight.

  2. Before serving, scoop out some of the fruit to add to glasses and mix in second bottle of mead for sweetness. Enjoy!

Peach Sangria

Peach Mead Sangria Recipe | Starrlight Mead in Pittsboro, NC

Summer is just screaming for this one!

Ingredients:

  • 2 bottles Starrlight Mead’s Honeyed Peach (available at the meadery)

  • 3 c peaches, sliced

  • 3 c berries - your choice blueberries, strawberries, blackberries

Directions:

  1. Combine 1 bottle mead with fruit and put in fridge overnight.

  2. Before serving, scoop out some of the fruit to add to glasses and mix in second bottle of mead for sweetness. Enjoy!

 

Sparkling Citrus Sangria

Sparkling Citrus Mead Sangria Recipe | Starrlight Mead, Pittsboro, NC

Ingredients:

  • Citrus fruits - lemon, lime, orange - sliced in rounds

  • 1 bottle Starrlight Mead’s Lemon Balm or Honeyed Rita (seasonally available at the meadery)

  • Seltzer water or club soda

Directions:

  1. Combine sliced fruit and mead, let sit overnight.

  2. Before serving, fill glass 2/3 full with sangria, top up with sparkling water.

Tip: You can also add your favorite hard liquor to any of these recipes! Try Lemon or Lime flavored Vodka, Spiced Rum or another favorite!