If you are reading this, then you were probably searching for a way to make an alcoholic punch cocktail for a party you are intending to host. You most likely want to make a perfect punch cocktail that will make your friends really enjoy the party and get in a good mood with the help of some traditional Vodka and Whiskey fruit punch.
If you want to learn how to make this punch, you are at the right place. In this article, we will teach you how to make a great alcoholic punch cocktail that will add joy and merriment to your party. The instructions given below are meant to serve a party of twelve people. Increase or reduce the dosage of the ingredients according to the number of guests you are going to invite. For example, if you are inviting 6 people, use half the ingredients. If you’re inviting 24 people, then double the amount of ingredients.
– 40 oz Alcohol of your choice (vodka/whiskey/scotch etc)
– 50 oz Generic Fruit Punch
– 35 to 40 Ice Cubes
#1. Thoroughly clean everything
This is the first step you should take before preparing the punch cocktail. Wash your hands thoroughly and also clean up the surface area where you will be working while you prepare the punch cocktail.
Along with this, also wash the utensils such as glasses, plates etc to ensure that everything is clean.
#2. Choose the punch
You can buy a generic punch from a large variety of choices from your local store. Hawaiian or other generic fruit punches are easily available at most stores. These punches can be easily mixed with various sorts of alcohols and make them tasty and less bitter for people who are not used to drinking hard liquors. It is entirely your choice which punch you choose.
#3. Get these 4 ingredients
Some of these have already been mentioned before, but this second reminder will make sure you have all the essentials.
To prepare your alcoholic punch cocktail, you will need;
- The fruit punch
- Alcoholic drinks of your choice
- Lots of ice cubes
- A large bowl to put the punch in
You will need these items in order to mix together an amazing fruit punch for your friends and family members and whoever else that you have invited to your party. Keep these four items close at hand while making the punch.
#4. Mix the various alcohols together
The punch mix that you have bought is specially made to mix with alcohol and provide a tasty and pleasant drinking experience, without any of the bitterness that comes with drinking hard liqour when you drink it neat.
So get together all the bottles of vodka or scotch or whiskey or schnapps etc and start mixing them together.
#5. Mix everything together
Now get the large bowl and begin by adding a lot of ice cubes into the bowl. After that, pour around 60% of the fruit punch into the bowl and 40% of the alcohol mixture. You can adjust the ratio of fruit punch vs alcohol according to how drunk you want your guests to get. 60% punch and 40% alcohol is a good ratio to provide just the right amount of punch cocktail for your guests.
You can experiment with different combinations in small amounts until you find the perfect taste for your punch and you can use that for the final punch cocktail.
#6. Add garnishing according to your taste
A lot of people prefer to add orange slices and lemons to their fruit punches. You can add some if you prefer, or let your guests add lemons and orange slices to their glasses according to their own desires.
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