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Holiday Punch
Lime Sherbert Punch

Lucy Burns Punch
Red Strawberry Punch

Holiday Punch

Recipe By     :Sharman Ramsey

Categories    : Beverage 

  1              Large  Bottle of Ginger Ale

  1              Large  Can of Red Punch

  1              Large  Can of Pineapple Juice

  1              Large  Can of Orange Juice -- mixed as directed on can

  1              Large  Can of Frozen Lemonade -- Mixed as directed on can

  1              Small  Package of Cherry Jello -- Mixed as directed on box


Combine all ingredients.

Store in refrigerator.

Mixr well before stirring.


  "Escambia County Historical Journal"



    Lime Sherbert Punch


  1          Liter  Ginger Ale

1                 Quart  Lime Sherbert

Chill Ginger Ale before using.  Pour over Lime Sherbert. Stir.                     

 (My children's favorite punch)


 Lucy Burns Punch Recipe


Recipe By     :Hilda Ramsey

  3        Cups  Sugar

  1        Large Can  Pineapple Chunks

  1        Pint Bottle  Cherries

  2        Cups  Lemon Juice

  2         Quarts  Club Soda

  2         Quarts  Champagne


Make sugar, pineapple juice and cherry juice into syrup day before. Chill.  Add other ingredients.  Source: "Lucy Burns"           

Red Strawberry Punch

You will need at least three 3-quart plastic containers to freeze and store the juice base.

5 small packages strawberry Jello
1 large can pink grapefruit juice
2 large cans of pineapple juice
1 1/2 cups lemon juice
1 can frozen fruit punch
5 boxes (1 bag) frozen strawberries
5 cups sugar
1 bottle almond extract
4 liter bottles of Sprite

Mix all ingredients except Sprite for the juice base.  Divide among the plastic containers and freeze for at least two nights.  At least 1/2 hour prior to serving, place fruit base block in punch bowl.  Slowly add a bottle of Sprite.  Break ice block until punch is slushy. Source: Peggy McLane


















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