How to Make Halloween Pumpkin Punch

Keep those trick-or-treating gremlins warm with a cup of Halloween pumpkin punch, served straight from the pumpkin, and make it the centerpiece of a Halloween party. After you're done, you can carve the pumpkin or turn it into pumpkin pie!

Ingredients

  • 1 medium to large pumpkin, hollowed
  • 1 apple
  • 1 liter (0.3 US gal) or 2 pints apple juice
  • 350 ml or 12 fl oz pineapple juice
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 1 tbsp whole cloves

Steps

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    Hollow out your pumpkin. Once hollowed, you can decorate with a black magic marker (make sure that it is not toxic), paper cutouts, or just go "pumpkin naturel" if it's not Halloween.
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    Make apple balls. Form little balls from the apple using a melon baller.
    • Place the apple balls into a bowl.
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    Spice the apples. Spike each ball through the center with a clove.
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    Mix it all together.Combine the apple, pineapple, and lemon juice with the apple/clove balls and cinnamon stick in a saucepan over medium heat.
    • Give it a quick stir and heat for a few minutes until warm.
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    • Remove it from the heat. You can let it cool, or you can serve it nice and warm.
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    Serve! Pour the Halloween Pumpkin punch into the hollowed pumpkin and serve!

Tips

  • Be sure to take out all of the pumpkin seeds and save them for roasting!

Things You'll Need

  • 1 melon ball scoop
  • 1 saucepan
  • 1 ladle

Sources and Citations

  • VideoJug Source of information. Used with permission.

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