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Serves 10-12


Not really a Christmas drink, more of a gentle reminder of where you could have been if you hadn't spent so much on those festive fripperies

  • two and a half pints (one and a half litres) red wine
  • juice of one lemon
  • 10 fl. oz..) water
  • 4 tbsps sugar
  • 1 sliced lemon, for garnish
  • 1 sliced orange, for garnish
  • 8-10 ice cubes

    Cooking Instructions:
    1. Put the sugar and lemon juice in a punch bowl or jug and stir until the sugar dissolves
    2. Pour in the wine and stir again
    3. Pour in the water, stir, and add the ice cubes
    4. Add the orange and lemon slices, if in a bowl float the slices o top of the wine, chill and serve

    Recipes compiled by Alwyn Jones © 2000 & web pages designed by R. Barry Jones © 2000