In our third part of the tea cocktail series we are focusing on a summer drink or cocktail, the Mango Sangria. This cocktail is perfect for hot summer days and can be prepared easily for larger parties ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator. Find the video below where you can follow along making the cocktail or check out the recipe that we have in this post.
Ingredients for the Mango Sangria (yields 10 glasses)
- 4 tbsp of Mango and Friends tea steeped in 24 oz of water for 12 minutes. Cool down and use at room temperature.
- 1 mango, peeled and diced
- 1/2 orange, thinly sliced
- 5-6 strawberries, sliced
- 1/2 cup raspberries
- 1/3 cup Cointreau, Grand Marnier or other orange-flavored liquor
- 1 bottle white wine
Add all the ingredients to a pitcher and refrigerate for at least 3 hours.
To serve, stir the ingredients in the pitcher, then pour over a glass of ice.
Health benefits of the key ingredients
Mango helps in fighting cancer and to maintain a good cholesterol level. It also supports cleansing of the skin and alkalizing your body.
Pineapple contains disease fighting antioxidants. Its enzymes can ease digestion and may help reduce the risk of cancer. It also may boost immunity and suppress inflammation.
Where to get the Mango and Friends tea?
To make it easy for you to get the base for this amazing cocktail, we have the Mango and Friends Tea as a loose leaf tea available on our website.