Summer Punch

Our cool and refreshing punch recipes makes great summer sippers. Fresh and fruity, spiked or sparkling, these punch ideas will add a splash to your next summertime gathering.

Strawberry and Sage Shrub

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Strawberry syrup is mixed with champagne for this light party drink.

Watermelon Cooler Punch

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This fruity, minty drink has summertime written all over it. For a simple shortcut, purchase a seedless watermelon.

Total: 15 mins

Hit-the-Spot Lemon Water

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Soak lemons and fresh herbs in water for a perfect low calorie summer drink.

Picture-Perfect Punch

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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.

Coconut Cream Island Punch

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Freeze the star fruit slices before preparing this sweet mixed drink to keep it chilled longer.

June Bug

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Total: 5 mins

Coffee Punch

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This easy coffee drink is great served at a brunch as an alternative to hot coffee.

Total: 5 mins

Summerberry Cooler for 12

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Use a blender to puree three types of berries with apple juice concentrate. Stir in chilled carbonated water, and sip away.

Total: 15 mins

Fruit Drink Spritzer with Wiggle Worm Ice

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Candy worms make the Halloween punch just a little scary, and fruit juice and carbonated beverages make it refreshingly chilling.

Champagne Fruit Bowl (24 servings)

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The choice of fruit is yours for this fruit compote. Select the fruits that are best for the season.

Peachy Apricot Slush

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With just 40 calories, this fresh drink recipe is a good alternative to high calorie fruit drinks or sodas.

Total: 10 mins

Garden Tea Punch

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Try different mint flavors, such as spearmint, apple, orange, and peppermint, in this fizzy fruit and tea punch.

Ginger Tropical Punch

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Refreshing fruit juices take on an extra zing when combined with ginger and spices.

Hawaiian Lemonade for Kids

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Here is a quick and easy lemonade punch recipe for a kid's summer party.

Rum Punch

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To make this drink well ahead of serving, combine the ingredients and freeze until slushy. For a kids' party, omit the rum, and freeze the fruit juice mixture as frozen pops.

Total: 20 mins

Pineapple Cooler

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To dress up a pitcher of this simple beverage, freeze edible flowers and mint sprigs in ice cubes. Serve each glassful with a Fruit Swizzle Stick.

Total: 15 mins

Lime-Tea Punch

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Ginger ale adds a fresh bubbly taste to this party punch. Lime wedges make for a flavorful garnish.

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