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Boozy Brunch Punch

3 cups orange juice
2 cups cranberry juice
1 cup pineapple juice
1 bottle champagne
1 1/2 cups vodka
1/4 cup cointreau or triple sec
Mix first 4 ingredients above in a gallon pitcher and chill or freeze over night.  Add alcohol right before serving (if frozen, set it out of the freezer 20-30 minutes before you’re ready to serve).  Serve punch over ice and garnish with a maraschino cherry or slice of orange.
Makes 6-8 servings.

 

Sangria

Red Sangria
2 bottles Cabernet Sauvignon
1 c. orange juice
1 c. pineapple juice
1/2 c. Grand Marnier (or Triple Sec or any other orange liqueur)
2 c. Sprite
Sliced oranges, limes, strawberries, apples seedless grapes

Chill all liquid ingredients in advance. Mix first 4 ingredients together. Add sliced fruits. Let sit (refrigerated) for at least 2 hours for the fruit to absorb the alcohol. Add Sprite to the liquid mix and pour into a pitcher. Serve.

White Sangria
2 bottles Sauvingnon Blanc or any somewhat dry white wine – not Chardonnay
1/2 c. pineapple juice
1/2 c. sugar
1/2 can frozen lemonade that has been thawed
4 oz. Triple Sec
1 bottle club soda
Sliced peaches, apples grapes

Mix all ingredients together (except club soda). Add fruit. Chill overnight if possible. Add chilled club soda. Serve over ice.