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Five Easy Punch Recipes for Parties

Easy Punch Recipes

Do you want to impress your guests with drinks that are delicious, refreshing, and, perhaps, slightly intoxicating? If so, the best drinks to choose are punches. These “knockout” drinks are crowd pleasers, as you can serve them without alcohol with the option to add alcohol, if you so choose.

Below are some of the best punch recipes for parties. Simply make the punch without alcohol and then distribute glasses with allotted amounts of alcohol for guests who want a little more “kick” in their punch. Learn how to make punch with these simple punch recipes. Each of these easy punch recipes take no longer than five minutes to prepare.

1. Aloha Punch

To make this delightful and refreshing Hawaiian punch, you will need the following ingredients. (The punch will serve about 23 people).

One large can or 46 ounces of refrigerated Dole Pineapple Juice

One chilled liter of ginger ale

7 cups of refrigerated Hawaiian Punch

48 ounces of sherbet ice cream (orange or lime)

Stir the above ingredients and transfer the liquid to large punch bowl. 

2. Strawberry and Lemonade Punch

This delectable beverage is made from the following ingredients:

16 ounces of frozen strawberries that have been thawed

½ cup of sugar

12 ounces of Minute Maid frozen concentrate lemonade – thawed

2 liters of refrigerated Sprite

Blend the sugar, thawed lemonade concentrate, and strawberries in a blender before pouring the mix into a punch bowl. Gradually pour the 2-liter Sprite into the mixture and stir well. This punch makes approximately 12 one-cup servings. Depending on the number of guests, you may want to double up or triple the ingredients in the punch recipe. When making a determination, consider the size of the cups you will be using and also take into account that guests may want seconds.

3. Refreshing Berry Punch

This 3-ingredient punch is exceptionally easy to make and contains the following:

2 liters of refrigerated Sprite

18 ounces of refrigerated Dole Pineapple juice, or three 6-ounce cans

1 gallon of lemon berry squeeze chilled Hawaiian punch

Pour the above ingredients into a large punch bowl and stir well. This punch makes about 27 one-cup servings.

4. Pineapple Party Punch

This party punch favorite is simply ideal for a tropical island themed party. It serves approximately 18 people and contains the following ingredients:

46 ounces or one large can of refrigerated Dole pineapple juice

1 cup of sugar

2 liters of refrigerated Sprite

1 cup of water

5 scoops of vanilla ice cream

Add the water and sugar to a small pot and place on the burner – bring the concoction to a boil while stirring constantly. Once the sugar is dissolved, remove the mix from the heat. Mix the Sprite, pineapple juice, and sugar-water mix into a punch bowl and stir. Add the ice cream before serving to make the drink frothy.

5. Cherry and Vanilla Punch

This party punch recipe only takes three ingredients and serves around 22 people. To make this refreshing concoction, you will need the following:

2 liters of chilled Cherry 7-up

1½ quarts of vanilla ice cream

65 ounces of refrigerated Welch’s white grape cherry juice

Mix all the ingredients and transfer the liquid to a large punch bowl. A fast and simple way to create a delicious punch for a party.

Have everything you need to make and drink punch including shakers, wine glasses, and tumblers.