Mocha Cappuccino Punch
Coffee, meet ice cream. An inventive way to indulge a crowd, this luscious java punch will quench the urgent chocolate cravings for you and 12 of your favorite friends. —Fancheon Resler, Albion, Indiana
Total TimePrep: 15 min. + chilling
Makes13 servings (3/4 cup each)
- 1 cup hot water
- 2 tablespoons instant coffee granules
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1 can (14 ounces) fat-free sweetened condensed milk
- 1/2 cup chocolate syrup
- 1 quart half-and-half cream
- 1 quart chocolate ice cream
- 2 cups club soda, chilled
- Baking cocoa
- In a small bowl, whisk the water, coffee granules and cinnamon until coffee granules are dissolved. Stir in milk and chocolate syrup. Cover and refrigerate until chilled.
- Transfer milk mixture to a punch bowl; stir in half-and-half cream. Add scoops of ice cream; gradually pour in club soda. Dust top with cocoa. Serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 305 calories, 12g fat (8g saturated fat), 55mg cholesterol, 115mg sodium, 40g carbohydrate (38g sugars, 1g fiber), 7g protein.
Originally published as Mocha Cappuccino Punch in Simple & Delicious February/March 2012