Lazy man’s sangria: Kalimotxo recipe

By Martin Zibauer »Martin Zibauer

August 2nd, 2011


Photo by tnarik

No comments

In a glass with ice, mix equal parts red wine and Coke.

Now, to answer your questions–yes, it’s a real drink, popular in Spain, and yes, it’s actually quite good. “Kalimotxo” is the Basque spelling; “Calimocho,” the Spanish spelling, is a little easier to remember, but not as much fun. It’s an easy way to use a bottle of plonk, much better than a cocktail two friends invented: Wineken. That combination of white wine and Heineken never took off, even though they tried to help it go viral by ordering it in bars and pretending the bartender ought to know how to make it.

No comments

You need to be logged in or a registered user to leave a comment

Log in  |  Register

Tonight on Cottage Life

  • No listings available
View Full Schedule


Martin Zibauer