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Cheery Cherry Punch

Whenever I need to quench the thirst of a hungry horde, this is the recipe I reach for. It's a refreshing beverage that nicely complements a variety of meals.—Florence Grewe, Long Prairie, Minnesota
  • Total Time
    Prep: 15 min. + freezing
  • Makes
    60 (4-ounce) servings

Ingredients

  • 3 packages (3 ounces each) cherry gelatin
  • 2 to 3 cups sugar
  • 6 cups boiling water
  • 1 can (46 ounces) unsweetened pineapple juice
  • 1 can (12 ounces) frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed
  • 1 can (12 ounces) frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed
  • 1 gallon cold water
  • 2 bottles (2 liters each) ginger ale

Directions

  • In a stockpot, dissolve gelatin and sugar in boiling water. Stir in the pineapple juice, concentrates and cold water.
  • Transfer to several freezer containers. Cover and freeze for at least 8 hours or overnight, stirring several times. Just before serving, transfer to a large punch bowl; stir in ginger ale.
Nutrition Facts
1/2 cup: 75 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 6mg sodium, 19g carbohydrate (18g sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein.

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  • chin-chilla
    Nov 11, 2014

    Delicious punch recipe! We love to make this in the summer time and over the holidays (add some cinnamon).

  • mrsyoung728
    Apr 8, 2011

    Great punch recipe! The only thing I omitted was the freezing step. I didn't have the time or space to freeze such a large amount of liquid. Still turned out great!