Austin's Best Sangria

It's summer in the City and I can think of no better way to cool off than sipping on a refreshing sangria.

Updated: September 23, 2010


Lambert's Downtown Barbeque

401 W Second St, Austin, TX 78701

Sure the sign outside says Barbeque, but don't be fooled the bar menu here is king. Sangria here is served up blanco with a refreshing mix of white wine, brandy, berries and cooling mint topped off with a splash of soda for some fizz.

La Condesa

400 W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701

Chef Rene Ortiz runs the show in the kitchen, but its Junior Merino shaking up showstoppers behind the bar. The sangria here is ruby red and loaded with the season's freshest fruits. This secret recipe is sure to quench your appetite for sipping.

J Blacks Feel Good Lounge

710 W 6th St Ste B, Austin, TX 78701

The vibe in J. Black's Feel Good Lounge just feels good just like the name implies. Feel even better with their newest menu addition, an updated sangria recipe. This concoction doesn't just taste good it's made with good-for- you antioxidant rich VeeV Acai liquor, fresh fruit and is topped off with Champagne.

Hotel San Jose

1316 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

One of the best Hotel bars in the City, the San Jose's sangria is not to be missed. It's served alongside a bowl and pick to fish out the abundant fresh fruit meant to be enjoyed after your through sipping.

Zocalo Cafe

1110 West Lynn St, Austin, TX 78703

With three locations throughout the City, a sip of Sangria is never too far away. Served frozen these tasty delights can be enjoyed straight or swirled into a Zoca-Rita. On Wednesdays all day they're just $2.00!