Thursday, May 10, 2012

Real Fruit Punch

Try this on Sunday with your Mother's Day feast. Keep in mind this mixture will be sweet/tart, but really pretty.

1 small container strawberries

1 small container raspberries
1 small container blueberries
water
3 ice cube trays
1 liter bottle 7 up
1 cup orange juice
1/3 cup cranberry juice
1 lime sliced
Method for ice cubes
Cut up the strawberries into pieces. Put them in to one of the ice cube trays. Fill it with water. Carefully carry it and put it in the freezer.

Put one or two blueberries into each of the boxes on the second ice cube tray). Fill it with water. Carefully carry it and put it in the freezer.

Put the raspberries into the third ice cube tray. Fill it with water and again carefully carry it and put it in the freezer.

A large glass bowl  mix - a glass bowl mix the juices and the 7 up together.
chill 2 hours. make sure it is nice and cold.

Simply take the 3 ice cube trays out of the freezer and empty the ice cubes into the punch bowl, taking care not to splash!!  Garnish with the lime slices. The ice cubes and fruit will sparkle like jewels