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February 24, 2014
One of my favorite signature drinks to serve that works great for both day and evening events is Champagne Punch. You can also substitute a nice bottle of Prosecco for Champagne.
Here is my favorite recipe below:
Ratio (double/triple, etc. depending on how many guests you are having)
1 liter of Ginger Ale
1 bottle of Champagne or Prosecco
1 cup of Cherry Brandy
An ice ring (I use my Bundt cake pan) with frozen slices of berries and/or oranges, and mint leaves for color (optional), will make your presentation more elegant.
Make sure to place the ice ring in the freezer early in the day, or the night before, as it may take a while to freeze all the way through and you don’t want it melting and diluting your punch.
Finally, make sure to invest in a nice silver or glass punch bowl – you will use it for years to come.
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