Here are a few suggestions for filling a punch bowl when you are entertaining a crowd:
1 part vodka
1 part Sauterne
1 part club soda
1 part white grape juice (uncarbonated is good in this punch)
CARDINAL PUNCH (an excellentnon-alcoholic punch) 1 quart cranberry juice
1 pint orange juice
2 lemons squeezed -or- 2 ozs. lemon juice
4 quarts ginger ale
Combine juices with ice and chill. Pour into a punch bowl over a block of ice. Addginger ale.
Garnish with a sprig of mint.
Serves 44 in punch cups.
We have served the party punch often, especially for gatherings over holidays inAndover. The non-alcohol, cardinal punch has been a big success at Seasons’ gatheringsin Vermont, following the annual meetings. To print the recipe for Cardinal Punch alone, double click here on non-alcoholic punch. In addition to these recipes, other goodchoices, depending on the season are posted elsewhere on this site, double click here tosee a family recipe for Egg Nog and here for a collection of Sangria recipes, which can be expanded to serve a crowd.
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