Apple Cider Punch
Perfect when the Leaves are Falling
Festive and fun, crisp and refreshing!
We like to serve this punch when the weather is changing, but it works all year round, no doubt.
Crisp and delicious, the cider sparkles with freshness. Adding spiced apples is the crowning touch to this party pleaser.
Want to set a wonderful tone as your guests arrive? Serve this wonderful punch.
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This recipe will feed 12 people, and will easily double or more. Read about Party Food Quantities and how to plan for the right amounts
Apple Cider Punch Recipe Shopping List
for 12 People: Makes over a gallon.
___1 - 1/2 gallon apple cider
___1 - 1/2 gallon apple juice
___1 - bottle sparkling apple juice
___3 - apples
___ 1 - lemon
___a little cinnamon
The Day of the Party:
Wash the apples, pull out the stems, leave the skins on, and slice them into thin slices - about 1/8” each.
Cut out the cores and seeds in a decorative way you like.
Drop the cut apples into a lemon water bath. Make this by adding the juice of one lemon to a large bowl of water. Let the apples stay in the bath until you’re ready to make the punch.
About 30 minutes before you make the punch, lay out the apples on a piece of film.
Lightly sprinkle them with a little cinnamon.
Shortly before your guests arrive, combine the cider, juice and sparkling juice in your punch bowl.
There are many sparkling ciders - we like Martinelli because of their rich history and consistent products.
Presentation: Your Eyes Eat First
Try to float the apples just as they arrive!
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