The winter months are coming upon us and autumn is in the air. Right around the corner is Halloween. We will be looking for great ideas and especially to make a Witches Brew to serve to our guest. Here is a great punch idea that you might like to serve to your Halloween guest that come to visit you.

Holiday Cider Punch

Holiday Cider Punch


  • 1 qt apple cider
  • 1 qt pineapple juice
  • 1/4 c sugar
  • 2 sticks cinnamon
  • 1/2 t whole allspice
  • 1/2 t whole cloves
  • 1/2 c lemon juice
  • 1 bottle sauterne wine,(4/5 -qt.)
  • 5 sm apples
  • 1 whole cloves


In a large pan, combine the first 6 ingredients. Simmer for 15 minutes. Add lemon juice and wine. Heat but do not boil. Pour into a large punch bowl. Stud apples with cloves and float in punch bowl.