We are wine lovers through and through, but in honor of National Martini Day (and pretty much any day you want wine martinis), we thought we pull together a list of our favorite Martinis made with wine.
Well , maybe these are just cocktails made with wine, but we’re going to call them Martinis, okay?Read on for recipes of Martinis Made with Wine.
Martinis Made with Wine
RED HOT SUMMER
- ¾ c. red wine
- ¼ c. lemon-lime soda
- Garnish: lime wheel
Combine ingredients in a glass filled with ice. Stir and garnish with a lime wheel.
A classic favorite is as simple, light and refreshing!
- 1/2 cup Club Soda
- 1 cup White Wine OR Red Wine
TIP: Add more flavor to your traditional wine spritzer by adding fresh strawberries, blueberries, or your other favorite fruit.
Strawberry Wine Spritzer
- 5 ounces dry White wine
- 2 ounces of soda water
- 2 ounces Island Oasis Strawberry (Or any other flavors)
- Crushed ice
Add all ingredients to cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake well and then pour into a Martini glass or extra large wine glass. Garnish with a fresh strawberry. (You may substitute Island Oasis Strawberry with fresh blended strawberries and add 1 teaspoon sugar.)
For those who really must have gin….
PRINCESS OF THE HIVE
- 1 oz. gin
- 1 oz. Redtree Moscato
- 1 oz. lemon juice
- ½ oz. Peach Schnapps
- ½ oz. simple syrup
To make simple syrup, mix equal parts hot water and sugar until sugar is dissolved. Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake and strain into a glass.
(Recipe courtesy of Redtree Moscato)
What’s your favorite wine cocktail? Please share your favorite wine martini recipe.