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Wine Cocktails and Fashion Inspiration

Hello, DC Wine Week Readers! Ashley from AshleyInDC.com here to share some delicious wine-based cocktail recipes, along with a few corresponding looks inspired by DC's top style bloggers. From a spiced mulled wine to a citrus sangria to a Spanish-inspired red wine concoction, these recipes will have you covered throughout the changing seasons, and the outfits may give you some inspiration, as well!


Spiced Mulled Wine & a look from District Dress Up
Dubbed 'the best ever spiced mulled wine', this recipe includes red wine, cloves, oranges and cinnamon sticks... can't you just smell it already?
Ingredients and how-to.

Spiced Mulled Wine

Autumn Sangria & a look from District of Chic
This is a delicious cool-weather take on an otherwise summery cocktail, with ingredients like white wine, pears, raisins, honey and apple cider.
Ingredients and how-to (scroll down on post for English version).


Autumn Sangria

El Comediante & a look from High Fashion 4 Less
Part spicy, part citrusy and part minty, the El Comediante incorporates red wine, red bell pepper rum, mint and ginger to create a little salsa dance party in your glass. Ole!
Ingredients and how-to.


Comediante

Citrus and Mint White Wine Sangria & a look from Wardrobe Oxygen
Refreshing, delicate and light, this citrus and mint sangria is the perfect cocktail for warm weather. Not a mint person? Just use a little less, or none at all; the cocktail will still be great with it's delicious citrus flavor alone.
Ingredients and how-to.


Citrus Mint Sangria

Finnish Spiced Glogg (Two Ways) & a look from Chain Strap Purse
Glogg (a traditional Scandinavian punch) is served warm and this recipe calls for garnishes of cranberries, orange slices or cinnamon sticks; perfect for the upcoming cooler weather!
Ingredients and how-to.


Glogg