Christmas Punch

Ivy helps at a catered party in A Murder Yule Regret, the 6th Bread Shop Mystery. She makes this delicious punch. It is so beautiful and so festive!


5 cups 100% cranberry juice* NOT cranberry juice cocktail

2 bottles very dry sparkling wine (champagne, cava, or Prosecco)

2 cups apple cider

1 1/2 cups diet ginger ale

1 1/2 cups dark rum or brandy 

2 oranges thinly sliced into rounds

1 cup fresh cranberries



  1. 1. Chill all ingredients.
  1. 2. Fill a large punch bowl with ice. Top with the cranberry juice, sparkling wine, apple cider, gingerale, and rum.


  2. 3. Stir to combine. Garnish with the orange slices and fresh cranberries.