6 Yummy Party Punch Recipes

Batches and Punch Drinks

Punches are a great way to have a party without the outrageous expense and daunting task of putting together and tending a full bar. You can also control how strong the drinks are and offer guests an alternative to traditional mixed drinks. From fun and fruity to tropical and tasty here is something for every event! We hope you enjoy these great recipes that we found on Midnight Mixologist…wow they are delish! Batch Cocktail Tips

Midnight Mixologist

Midnight Mixologist

BRANDY PUNCH

Ingredients:

1 750lt bottle of Champagne or Sparkling wine

2 Cups of Brandy

1/2 Cup of Port

1/4 Cup Maraschino Liqueur

1/2 Cup Fresh Lime Juice

1/2 Cup Pineapple Juice

Sliced Oranges, Limes and Lemons

Cubed Pineapple and whole Maraschino Cherries

Prep:

Mix all fruit, juices and spirits except sparkling wine together and chill for 4 hours. Right before serving add sparking wine. Garnish the glasses and leave next to the punch. Don’t add ice, place bowl on ice to keep the punch from watering down!

Midnight Mixologist

Midnight Mixologist

HIBISCUS PUNCH

Ingredients:

2 Cups Absolut Hibiscus Vodka

1/4 Cup Hibiscus Simple Syrup – Made by soaking dry hibiscus in simple syrup over night

2 bottles of Prosecco Sparkling Wine

Sliced Lemons Oranges and Limes, Fresh Raspberries, Blue Berries and Stawberries.

Prep:

Slice limes, oranges and lemons and place them in the pitcher along with ice made from lemonade and fresh fruit. Add in Vodka, Simple Syrup and berries, stir well. Add Prosecco or Sparkling wine of your choice. Pour over ice more berries in a glass. Garnish with fresh strawberries on the glasses and serve!

Midnight Mixologist

Midnight Mixologist

PINK LEMONADE

Ingredients:

2.5 Cups Citron Vodka

1/2 Cup Chambord

5 Cups of Lemonade

Sliced Lemons and Limes

Prep:

Mix up the spirits ahead of time and put in the fridge. Slice limes and lemons and place them in the pitcher along with ice made from lemonade and fresh fruit. Put lime or lemon wheels on the glasses and serve!

Modern Mixologist

Modern Mixologist

BAHAMAN BREEZE

Very Tropical with a nice kick, this punch will be sure to make your party like a day at the beach. Light on mixers and higher proof make sure to serve this with food.

Ingredients:

2 cups Dark Rum

2 cups Coconut Rum

1 cup Apricot Brandy

1 cup Banana Liquor

1/2 cup grenadine

1/2 cup honey

2 cups Orange Juice

2 cups Pineapple Juice

Makes about a gallon and a half of punch.

Prep:

Mix up in advance and chill. Make ice cubes from a mixture of orange and pineapple juice flavored with enough grenadine to turn the ice to a reddish gold. These look so pretty floating in the punch bowl. Prepare sliced oranges and pineapple flags for garnish. Enjoy!

Modern Mixologist

Modern Mixologist

STIFF UPPER LIP

A stronger more adult cider drink Stiff Upper Lip will give you just the opposite if you drink too many. The lemon and gin along with the apple cider makes for a refreshing fall drink. Be aware it packs a punch but doesn’t taste like it!

Ingredients:

3 Cups Gin

4 Cups Apple Cider

1/2 Cup Triple Sec

Lemon Slices

Sliced Apples

Makes about 1 gallon of punch.

Prep:

Mix all ingredients together and chill. In a punch bowl over ice add more sliced apples and punch. Serve in prepared punch glasses with thin lemon slices and cinnamon sticks.

Modern Mixologist

Modern Mixologist

TROPICAL LIFESAVER

The Tropical Lifesaver tastes just like what it sounds like. Sweet and smooth it is perfect for pool parties and summer outings. Mixes up great as a punch.

Ingredients:

4 Cups AbsolutĀ® Citron

2 Cups MalibuĀ® Coconut Run

2 Cups Melon Liqueur

1 Cup Sour Mix

1 Cup of Pineapple Juice

Makes a little over a gallon of punch.

Prep:

Mix all ingredients and chill well. Add sliced pineapple and orange slices in the punch bowl. Garnish with a flower or Hawaiian umbrella!

Source Midnight Mixologist

Twitter Digg Delicious Stumbleupon Technorati Facebook Email

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Whether Or Not To Say "I DO" To An Open Bar At Your Wedding - Everybody Loves Cocktails - March 12, 2015

    […] ***We also have some yummy batch cocktail recipes you can check out in this post HERE […]

  2. 3 Batch Cocktails That Fit Your Wedding Budget - Everybody Loves Cocktails - April 8, 2015

    […] For More Batch Cocktail Recipes Click HERE […]

  3. Cocktail Party Tips With Clinton Kelly (Video) - Everybody Loves Cocktails - April 9, 2015

    […] *Arrange chairs in a horseshoe shape so people can come in and sit but also allows them to get up and leave when they want to grab some food or another cocktail. […]

  4. 4 Spring Cocktail Party Planning Ideas and Video - Everybody Loves Cocktails - April 17, 2015

    […] For More Batch Cocktail Recipes Click HERE […]