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Anna Martin's Hot Spiced "Merry Christmas" Punch Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Kelly Martin
Added: Wednesday, February 11, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 c. boiling water
1/2 tsp. allspice
1/3 c. sugar
2 c. cranberry juice cocktail
4 tea bags (we use black)
1 c. fresh orange juice (concentrate would work)
2 cinnamon sticks or1 tsp. cinnamon
1/4 c. fresh lemon juice (a splash of concentrate would work)

Directions:
Directions:
In a large saucepan, pour boiling water over sugar, tea bags, cinnamon, and all-spice. Steep 5 minutes. Remove tea bags. Stir in fruit juices and heat again (a crock pot works nice). Garnish with orange and lemon circles if desired.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This punch has become part of a Martin family tradition. On the evening we go and pick out a Christmas tree, we come home and eat appetizers, drink punch and watch the claymation version of Rudolf the Red Nosed Reindeer.

 

 

 

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