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Sparkling Holiday Punch

Prep time 5 mins
Chill time 2 hrs
Yield Makes 7 cups
This recipe uses blood oranges, which are available December through May in the produce section of the supermarket; the juice may be found in the refrigerated section year-round.


  • 3 1/2 cups blood orange juice, chilled*
  • 1 cup pomegranate juice, chilled
  • 1 liter ginger ale, chilled
  • 1 orange, thinly sliced

How to Make It

  1. Stir together blood orange juice and pomegranate juice in a large serving bowl. Chill at least 2 hours or up to 24 hours.

  2. Stir in ginger ale and orange slices. Serve immediately.

  3. *Sweet red grapefruit juice may be substituted.

  4. Pomegranate-Orange Punch: Prepare recipe as directed, omitting ginger ale. Stir in 3/4 cup chilled vodka, 1 cup chilled orange liqueur, and orange slices before serving. Makes 6 3/4 cups.