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Catholic Recipe: Fireside Punch

    INGREDIENTS

  • 1/2 pint brandy
  • 1/2 pint rum
  • 1 pint boiling water
  • 6 Tablespoons sugar
  • Pinch of cinnamon
  • Pinch of cloves
  • Pinch of nutmeg
  • Lemon slices
  • Details

  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Difficulty:
  • Cost: $$$$
  • For Ages: 21+
  • Origin:

This warmed alcoholic punch is a great beverage to serve at your 12th night party.

DIRECTIONS

Mix the ingredients in a shining copper pot. Set the pot close to the coals of your Twelfth Night Fire. When the punch begins to simmer, pour it over lemon slices into your bowl.

Recipe Source: Cooking for Christ by Florence Berger, National Catholic Rural Life Conference, 4625 Beaver Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, 1949, 1999
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