As popular as it is with kids, fruit punches can double as adult-friendly cocktails. From tropical to pomegranate to spiked fruit punch, these easy recipes pair fancy fruit juices that appeal to the big kid in all of us.
A skewer of melon, kumquat, pineapple, and orange stir up this sparkly drink.
A refreshing blend of apricot, orange, and grapefruit juices becomes refreshingly bubbly with the addition of sparkling mineral water. Make a pitcher full for a festive party.
This fruity, minty drink has summertime written all over it. For a simple shortcut, purchase a seedless watermelon.
Kids love this combination of cranberry juice, limeade, and orange juice. Freezing the ice mixtures keep the layers separate in this tangy, slushy drink recipe.
Make this frothy green drink recipe for a Halloween party.
Frozen cranberry juice "hands" and blood red orange slices add a ghostly touch to this fun Halloween punch.
Freeze the star fruit slices before preparing this sweet mixed drink to keep it chilled longer.
The spooky snake -- made from a string of kumquats -- offers a festive touch to this fruity concoction. A large bottle of lemon-lime soda adds just the right amount of fizz.
The choice of fruit is yours for this fruit compote. Select the fruits that are the best for the season.
Serve this bubbly alcohol-free punch for brunches, graduations, and just about any family gathering.
Make-ahead punches ease party-day chores. Prepare the base for this fruit punch up to 24 hours ahead. Then add carbonated water and ice just before serving.
Use a blender to puree three types of berries with apple juice concentrate. Stir in chilled carbonated water, and sip away.
Combine iced tea and ginger ale for a refreshing low-calorie drink.
This sparkly orange drink is great for a Halloween party but it's also refreshing for summer entertaining.
The peach mixture for this refreshing drink recipe can be placed in the freezer and served at the spur of the moment when unexpected guests arrive.