Slow Cooker Hot Punch: A Mulled Pomegranate Drink

Slow Cooker Hot Punch: A Mulled Pomegranate Drink
Slow Cooker Hot Punch: A Mulled Pomegranate Drink

Holistic Squid

Slow Cooker Hot Punch: A Mulled Pomegranate Drink

Mulling spices and warmed wine will always have a place at a winter holiday table. You haven’t lived until you’ve warmed this beautiful blend of ingredients into a slow cooker to share with friends and family.

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12
Servings
52
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1 quart pure pomegranate juice
  • 1 quart filtered water
  • 1 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
  • zest of one medium-sized orange
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 8 star anise
  • 6 whole allspice berries
  • 6 quarter inch slices of fresh ginger
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • Orange slices for garnish
  • 1 bottle of light red wine such as Beaujolais Nouveau (optional)
  • 1 quart pure pomegranate juice
  • 1 quart filtered water
  • 1 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
  • zest of one medium-sized orange
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 8 star anise
  • 6 whole allspice berries
  • 6 quarter inch slices of fresh ginger
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • Orange slices for garnish
  • 1 bottle of light red wine such as Beaujolais Nouveau (optional)

Directions

Pour juices, water, and honey into a slow cooker (or use a large saucepan).

Stir until honey is combined.

Add spices, zest, and fresh ginger.

Set slow cooker to high for 1 hour and then turn to warm. (If using the stove, bring to a simmer then turn to warm).

Add optional wine.

Serve using a punch ladle and top with a slice of orange floating on top

Pour juices, water, and honey into a slow cooker (or use a large saucepan).
Stir until honey is combined.
Add spices, zest, and fresh ginger.
Set slow cooker to high for 1 hour and then turn to warm. (If using the stove, bring to a simmer then turn to warm).
Add optional wine.
Serve using a punch ladle and top with a slice of orange floating on top.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
2g
3%
Sugar
5g
6%
Saturated Fat
1g
4%
Carbohydrate, by difference
8g
6%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
6mg
8%
Calcium, Ca
23mg
2%
Choline, total
1mg
0%
Folate, total
3µg
1%
Magnesium, Mg
2mg
1%
Phosphorus, P
8mg
1%
Sodium, Na
16mg
1%
Water
15g
1%

Slow Cooker Shopping Tip

Try to create a balanced meal when shopping: look for a starch, a protein, and some greens.

Slow Cooker Cooking Tip

When preparing meals try to avoid repetition of similar foods and flavors - aim for variety in textures, colors, and cooking methods.