Happy Holidays to you & yours! If you're like most of us, you can use a coping mechanism - or two - to get through the hustle & bustle. Have I got one for you!
This punch is sure to [unknowingly?] lift holiday spirits during your dysfunctional [or highly functional] family celebration befitting of the season.
What you need:
1 ice ring [yes, yes - use your favorite mold for this one, just fill it on party morning & freeze!]
40 ounces bottle grape juice
48 ounces can pineapple juice
2 liter bottle of ginger ale
1 fifth [yes!] of your favorite vodka
What you need to do:
Slice oranges & limes into thin rounds - set aside [the fruit, not you]. Place ice ring in bottom of punch bowl, add juices - then ginger ale and VODKA! Float orange & lime slices and serve.
This is traditionally a Mardi Gras punch - so it ought to deliver just the zing you need to survive any host of family functions.