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1. A sweet chilled beverage made of wine or other alcoholic liquor and grated nutmeg.
2. See sangria.

[Origin unknown.]
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(Brewing) a spiced drink similar to sangria
[C18: from Spanish sangría a bleeding, from sangre blood, from Latin sanguis; see sanguine]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sangaree - sweetened red wine and orange or lemon juice with soda water
drink - a single serving of a beverage; "I asked for a hot drink"; "likes a drink before dinner"
red wine - wine having a red color derived from skins of dark-colored grapes
Espana, Kingdom of Spain, Spain - a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power
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References in classic literature ?
"Mint-julep" roars one of the barmen; "Claret sangaree!" shouts another; "Cocktail!" "Brandy-smash!" "Real mint-julep in the new style!" All these cries intermingled produced a bewildering and deafening hubbub.
Bertran gave him sangaree till Bimi was drunk and stupid, und den-"
After sipping a glass of port sangaree, prepared by the skilful hands of Mr.
There too the stranger is initiated into the mysteries of Gin-sling, Cock-tail, Sangaree, Mint Julep, Sherry-cobbler, Timber Doodle, and other rare drinks.
He said, "Sangaree I also don't accept the LTTE as the sole representatives of the Tamil people.
At three he dined, and drank everything--brandy, claret, cider, Madeira, punch and sangaree, the resumed his pallet, with his negresses and meditated until tea-time ....
Charleston, SC, April 24, 2013 --( Evan Guthrie of the Evan Guthrie Law Firm in Charleston, South Carolina visited Sangaree Middle School in Ladson, SC for their career day on Wednesday February 27th, 2013.
Suroor's last runner from the stable could be Sangaree, who is being considered for the Grade 1 Cigar Mile at Aqueduct on Saturday week.