Punch Recipes

Sparkling punch. Sherbet punch. Kid-friendly punch. Get crowd-pleasing refreshments for showers, weddings, and parties.

Staff Picks

Kelly's Super Simple Shower Punch

Rating: 4.65 stars
This is a fabulously simple and delicious punch. It has only 2 ingredients!

Orange Dream Punch

Rating: 4.79 stars
This is the easiest punch recipe ever. It was a big hit at my sister's bridal shower.

Giggle Floats

Rating: 5 stars
This is a 'girly drink' made with cheap wine and sherbet, very refreshing, very easy to make, and perfect for all-girl gatherings like bachelorette parties! Any flavor of wine and sherbet can be used.

Banana Slush Punch

Rating: 4.84 stars
This is a favorite recipe of my late mother-in-law's family, used for all celebrations.

Grandmother's Punch

Rating: 4.64 stars
My Grandmother found this recipe and makes it every year at Christmas. It is a family favorite, and kids love it.

Planter's Punch

I make this fun and refreshing drink every 4th of July. It starts out with a slush base. The bitters off-set the sweetness just the right amount, and it's a beautiful color. Can be served in a punch bowl, or individual servings. Garnish with cherries, orange slices or other desired fresh fruit.

Sparkling Punch

Rating: 4.8 stars
Sparkling apple cider, fresh orange juice, and lemonade concentrate blend into light and refreshing non-alcoholic punch in this easy recipe.

Budget Jungle Juice for a Crowd

Rating: 4.69 stars
This is a recipe for a great alcoholic punch that will serve many on a limited budget. You may add vanilla ice cream if you wish.

Sangria! Sangria!

Rating: 4.82 stars
The BEST sangria recipe I've been able to hone to perfection! If you like a sweeter Sangria, use ginger ale in place of club soda.

Jamaican Rum Punch

Rating: 4.65 stars
Lots of fruit with a great subtle taste. Be careful on hot days! Fresh lime juice is key to getting the unique flavor of this punch. Don't skimp!

Watermelon Sangria

Rating: 4.51 stars
This is one of my favorite recipes I have borrowed from a friend. If you love watermelon, this is the perfect drink for a hot summer day!

Old-Fashioned Pink Lemonade

Rating: 4.65 stars
This is a wonderfully refreshing drink. Serve in pitchers garnished with mint leaves and orange or lemon slices.

Inspiration and Ideas

Luscious Slush Punch

"Fantastic! I will make this for every birthday party and get-together until the end of time! I followed reviewers' suggestions and cut the sugar to 1 cup." – honeyangel239

Baby Blue Punch

"For literally every shower I attend, I am asked to make this." – Ashley Lynn Hall

Golden Wedding Punch

Rating: 4.79 stars

This is a wonderful, refreshing drink that can be used for receptions, parties or even holiday get-togethers. This is decidedly different from your usual punch. It and can be stored in covered jars for several days in the refrigerator.