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Bloodthirsty Punch

 Bloodthirsty Punch
Years ago, a friend gifted me with a recipe box packed with typed recipes inside...this refreshing punch was one of them. It's excellent for any occasion.—Dianne Berst, Marysville, Washington
16 ServingsPrep: 10 min. + freezing


  • 2 quarts black cherry soda, chilled, divided
  • Red colored sugar
  • 1 quart orange soda, chilled
  • 1 quart lemon-lime soda, chilled


  • Pour 1 qt. black cherry soda into ice cube trays; freeze for at least
  • 4 hours.
  • Place 1/4 in. of water in a small bowl; place colored sugar in
  • another small bowl. Dip rims of cocktail glasses in water, then in
  • colored sugar; set aside.
  • Just before serving, combine the orange soda, lemon-lime soda and
  • remaining black cherry soda in a punch bowl or large pitcher. Add
  • black cherry ice cubes. Serve in prepared glasses. Yield: 3 quarts
  • (about 2 dozen ice cubes).
Nutritional Facts: 3/4 cup equals 127 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 29 mg sodium, 32 g carbohydrate, 0 fiber, 0 protein.