Grilled Peach & Pineapple Sangria

“Grill up fresh peaches and pineapple slathered in cinnamon butter and use them to make a refreshing summer sangria. I also like to add slices of grilled lemon and lime to drop in the glass for a citrusy boost of flavour.” —Heather King, Frostburg, Maryland

Grilled Peach & Pineapple Sangria
Grilled Peach & Pineapple Sangria
Grilled Peach & Pineapple Sangria
Servings Prep Time
8servings 25minutes + chilling
Servings Prep Time
8servings 25minutes + chilling
Ingredients
Portions: servings
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Ingredients
Portions: servings
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Instructions
  1. Make sangria by combining wine, lemonade and liqueur. Refrigerate. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine melted butter, sugar and cinnamon. Mix well.
  2. Brush butter mixture over cut side of peaches and all over pineapple slices. Grill fruit, covered, on a greased rack over medium direct heat 4-5 minutes. Turn peaches and pineapple. Grill 4-5 minutes more. Remove from grill.
  3. Cut each peach half into 5 or 6 slices and each pineapple slice into 5 or 6 pieces. Add three-fourths of fruit to sangria, reserving remainder. Refrigerate at least 2 hours.
  4. Before serving, thread several pieces of reserved fruit onto appetizer skewers. Pour sangria over ice; serve with fruit skewers.
Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 206 calories, 2g fat (1g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 20mg sodium, 25g carbohydrate (21g sugars, 1g fibre), 1g protein.