Cranberry Apple Cider Punch

A refreshing and festive holiday cocktail
Cranberry Apple Cider Punch

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For a refreshing, festive treat, nothing beats cranberry. It goes perfectly with apple and is in keeping with the season’s flavors and hint of Christmas. Plus, this recipe makes enough for 12 or more, so you don't have to spend all your time with a cocktail shaker in your hand.


  • 4 Cups apple cider, chilled
  • 2 Cups cranberry juice cocktail, chilled
  • 2 Cups Sparkling Ice Crisp Apple, chilled
  • 1 can of frozen orange juice concentrate
  • Apple slices for garnish
  • Rosemary or cranberry sprig for individual garnish


In a large bowl, mix all ingredients and let sit overnight. Serve chilled, garnish with rosemary cranberry sprig.

Cranberry Shopping Tip

Buying fruits in season when they are at the peak of their freshness make for great tasting food and can save you money.

Cranberry Cooking Tip

Don’t throw out your overripe fruit – instead blend into a smoothie or salad dressing, add to muffin batter, bake into a cobbler, or boil down with sugar and a little lemon juice to make jam.