'Freedom' Super Bowl Punch: Knock Yer Knickers Off

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

This Super Bowl punch concoction should knock the knickers off even the most diehard fan. I imagine it’s called the “freedom” punch because it may surely free one and all of any inhibitions or restraint. So be it! Drink with caution or you’ll miss the final touchdown…

bottles being poured into punch bowlSuper Bowl of Freedom Punch Cocktail

INGREDIENTS:

6 Cinnamon sticks

25 Whole cloves

1 tsp allspice berries

1 (750-mL) bottle 100-proof bottled in bond bourbon

1 (750-mL) bottle Laird’s Apple Brandy

25 oz Ruby red grapefruit juice

25 oz Honey

10 oz Sweet tea

Garnish: 1 apple, cored and sliced

 

DIRECTIONS: Wrap the cinnamon sticks, cloves and allspice in cheesecloth, tie into a bundle and place in a punch bowl. Add the remaining ingredients and stir thoroughly. Fill with ice, stir and garnish with apple slices. (If assembling ahead of time, refrigerate after stirring together the ingredients and add the ice just before serving.)

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