Sometimes it can be cool and fruity and fun.
Traditionally sangria is a red wine based punch (sangria comes from the Spanish word sangre meaning blood). It is considered an informal social drink to be consumed during the summer. The chief ingredients include:
Liquor (often Triple Sec or Brandy)
When white wine is used the drink is called either sangria blanca or zurra.
Any variety is a delicious light way to share wine with friends!