Purple People Eater Punch

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


26 servings (3/4 cup each)

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
This colorful Halloween punch tastes just like grape sparkling wine. Watch it disappear from your next spooky buffet.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen
Purple People Eater Punch Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 2 quarts red grape juice, chilled
  • 4 drops neon purple food coloring
  • 2 liters club soda, chilled
  • 2 quarts vanilla ice cream, softened


  1. Pour grape juice into a 6-qt. punch bowl; add food coloring. Slowly pour in club soda. Gently spoon ice cream into the punch and whisk to swirl. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 127 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 18mg cholesterol, 53mg sodium, 20g carbohydrate (17g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 fruit, 1 fat, 1/2 starch.