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Catholic Recipe: Flaming Brandy Punch

    INGREDIENTS

  • 1 cup water
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • pinch ground cinnamon
  • pinch ground nutmeg
  • 4 cloves
  • pinch ground mace
  • grated rind of 2 lemons
  • 1 pint brandy
  • juice of 2 lemons
  • Details

  • Serves: 4
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Difficulty: • •
  • Cost: $$$$
  • For Ages: 15+
  • Origin: Germany

Also Called: Feuerpunsch

DIRECTIONS

Put water, sugar, spices and lemon rind into a saucepan. Boil 5 minutes. Strain into heat-proof punch bowl. Add brandy, lemon juice. Ignite. Serve immediately. Yield, 4 servings

Recipe Source: Catholic Cookbook, The by William I. Kaufman, The Citadel Press, New York, 1965
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