Junior proms and graduation dances are a main topic of conversation among teenagers this time of year. No doubt the young set at your house has been busy on the phone discussing corsages, dresses and pre-dance parties.
If you are giving your young folks a party, plan on serving a sparkling, tangy fruit punch. Select one of these recipes. Incidentally they're also good ones for bridal showers and wedding receptions or anniversary parties!
APPLE PINK PUNCH
2 quarts apple juice
2 pints cranberry juice
2 cups orange juice
2 tall bottles of lemon lime carbonated beverage
chill ingredients. At serving time pour juices over ice in punch bowl. stir, slowly add lemon lime beverage. YIELDS: 50 servings
PINK PROMENADE PUNCH
1 quart Hawaiian punch concentrate
2 quarts cold water
1 quart grapefruit juice or 1 tall bottle of carbonated grapefruit beverage
2 tall bottles of sparkling water
combine punch concentrate and water, chill. At serving time pour concentrate mixture over ice in punch bowl,slowly add grapefruit juice and sparkling water. YIELD: 50 servings
BUBBLING JADE PUNCH
2 packages lemon gelatin
2 cups boiling water
1 quart cold water
2 6-ounce cans frozen lemonade concentrate
2 cups pineapple uice
2 tall bottle gingerale
block of ice
dissolve gelatin in boiling water,stir in cold water, lemonade concentrate and pineapple juice, blend well.
Do not refrigerate! Just before serving pour over ice in punch bowl,slowly add gingerale. YIELD: 40 servings
Those do sound delightful and there are more to come!!